Our thoughtful, highly-personalized College Counseling program is the capstone of the Head-Royce student’s journey.

Helping students thrive in college and beyond...

The College Counseling team works closely with students and families, getting to know them as unique individuals, with the goal of seeing each student matriculate to a school at which they can thrive based on their specific abilities, personalities, needs, and aspirations.

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The main goals of our comprehensive College Counseling program are:

> To support students in the introspective process of identifying their academic and personal interests, strengths, and goals

> To help students hone in on the right match amidst nearly 4,000 colleges and universities in the U.S. and around the world

To assist students in submitting applications that represent their very best work, including building a strong resumé, developing interview skills, and crafting a compelling personal statement

To teach life skills that will allow students to succeed in college and beyond, including managing a complex process

To enter college feeling confident and with a deeper understanding of themselves and whom they hope to become


CCO Speaker Series

The College Counseling Office (CCO) hosts parent education programs to keep families informed before and during the application process. During these events, the CCO team and special guest speakers answer families' questions about course selection, standardized testing, and the most popular college application process topics for families seeking the 'right fit' for their student.




College Application Timeline: What to Expect

Our overarching priority is to encourage students to invest fully in the Upper School.
We know that the most successful college students are those who spend high school fully engaged in their academic work and involved in their communities.