Research conducted by the American School Counselor Association reveals that average student-to-counselor ratios in the Buffalo metro area are nearing 420-to-1, and are as high as 800-to-1 at some Buffalo area high schools. Guidance counselors are an essential part of our education system and aid the personal, social and academic development of students. Yet, they are increasingly unable to offer adequate college planning and support. Often compelled to address the more immediate needs of their students, school counselors in Buffalo and other areas throughout New York spent less, not more, time on college-related tasks in recent years, despite the fact that the college admissions process has become more complex. As a result, many Buffalo area students and their families can no longer rely on their schools for assistance involving college search, college list development, college essay coaching, college application review, extracurricular planning, college interview prep, financial aid and scholarship guidance and other critical college planning tasks.
College Transitions strives to meet the outstanding college-related needs of Buffalo’s families by providing comprehensive college admissions consulting services to high school students throughout the Buffalo metro area, including those attending Williamsville East High School, Clarence Senior High School, East Aurora High School, Orchard Park High School, Grand Island Senior High School, Nardin Academy, Nichols School, The Gow School, The Park School of Buffalo among others. Our academic background and extensive college planning and admissions experience enable us to provide a level of service that few others can offer. In the past, we have helped Buffalo metro area students earn admission at the nation’s best colleges and universities in the United States, including many in the Northeast, such as University of Rochester, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Syracuse University, Colgate University, Hamilton College, Vassar College, New York University, Columbia University and others. Please visit our Results page to see where our past students have attended.
College Transitions currently offers college counseling and admission services to families living in Clarence, East Amherst, Snyder, Orchard Park, East Aurora, Youngstown and other Buffalo metro locations. If you’re interested in learning more, please contact us at 706-389-9936 or at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn about the many services we offer. You can also complete our free consultation form. Individuals wishing to stay abreast of the latest college admission trends and news may sign up for our free monthly newsletter.
Whether beginning your college search, completing your college applications, crafting essays, or seeking financial aid and scholarships, let College Transitions guide you.