Further assistance

We hope all the information you need to apply to a US university can be found in our online guide.

Educational consultants and test tutors

Some students and parents seek the bespoke attention of a fee-paying educational consultant or test tutoring service. We have listed some below who adhere to professional good practice.

Please note the Fulbright Commission does not endorse any product or service.

We encourage you to exercise due diligence and make suitable decisions for your circumstances. EducationUSA advice is free.

Carfax Consultants

Carfax Consultants provides full-service consulting for students applying to high schools and universities both in the UK and the US. Carfax consultants have impeccable academic and professional backgrounds on which they draw to guide discerning families through the application processes. Services include academic and extracurricular guidance, standardised testing preparation, choice of prospective universities, and essay writing.

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Crimson Education

Crimson Education is a personalised mentoring and education company, with a network of over 2,000 tutors and mentors who are based at or have graduated from top-ranked universities around the world. Our hand-picked team of tutors provide personalised support to each student, including: university admissions consulting, academic tutoring, standardised test preparation, extracurricular and leadership advising, and career mentoring. Crimson students have gained admission to every Ivy league university and other top-ranked universities around the world.

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Greene's Tutorial College

Greene’s has been helping students prepare for university for 50 years. Our services include supporting UK-educated students apply to the US, providing test preparation, application advice, personal statement writing, and interview practice. Our students apply to British as well as US universities and our expertise lies in preparation for the range of aptitude tests required by the most competitive courses in the UK and US We work with students in person, online, and at schools.

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Kaplan Test Prep

Kaplan Test Prep was founded in 1938 and has been preparing students for the GRE® and GMAT® using the combined expertise of elite teachers, researchers, curriculum specialists and testing experts. With a personalised approach, Kaplan guides you step-by-step to achieve your best possible score, helping you get into the Graduate or MBA programme of your choice! Kaplan offers a variety of courses including classroom courses, private tuition, online course options and free practice material.

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UES London

UES London specialise in US university admissions, and work with most top schools in London and the UK. Their experts cover all aspects of the process, from choosing colleges, to writing the essays and getting accepted, as well as private tuition and group courses for the SAT, ACT, Subject Tests, GRE and GMAT admissions tests. They provide a flexible, personal service for those who want the best possible US college support in London. 

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