Campus Safety in the US and UK

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Campus safety is one of the main concerns for parents when their children study abroad. To calm your fears, our Admissions Consultants, Ally and Antonia, are here to share some major campus features and tips for students who are going to US and UK universities to stay safe. About The Edge The Edge Learning Center […]

Top 5 Resume Mistakes for College Applications

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Working on your college application and unsure how to write your high school resume? Our Admissions Consultant, Conrad Yu, is here to show you the top 5 resume mistakes that you should avoid! About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test Preparation, Academic Tutoring, and Admissions Consulting services provider. Founded in 2008, The […]

Is Boarding School Right for You?

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Are you planning to apply to an overseas boarding school for your children? Going to boarding school is a tough decision to make. Our Senior Admissions Consultant, Ally Ip, proposes 3 considerations when selecting a boarding school. About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test Preparation, Academic Tutoring, and Admissions Consulting services provider. […]

How has Brexit affected UK admissions?

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To what extent is Brexit likely to affect UK university admissions? Our Admissions Consultant, Antonia Chui, is here to explain the latest changes and trends in the UK admissions process. About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test Preparation, Academic Tutoring, and Admissions Consulting services provider. Founded in 2008, The Edge has helped […]

Front-door entry into Ivy League

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Our Founder/CEO of The Edge, Duc Luu, shared his insights on the latest Ivy League admissions trends and the recent admissions scandals that have rocked the world of higher education. If you can’t view the above image, please click here: The Standard – Front-door entry into Ivy League About The Edge The Edge Learning Center […]

Are you a Dreamer or a Doer?

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【夢想與現實】小學作文成日都寫我的志願,到大個嘅時候又有幾多個實現到自己嘅夢想呢? 世界咁大, 其實係有好多選擇架, 唔想自己將來後悔就要趁早計劃, 為自己鋪好條路啦! About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test Preparation, Academic Tutoring, and Admissions Consulting services provider. Founded in 2008, The Edge has helped thousands of students improve their ACT and SAT scores as well as their IB and AP grades. The AC team has just finished off another successful […]

How to Approach the Northwestern University Supplements

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By Levi Busch (Test Preparation (ACT/SAT/SSAT), English Literature at The Edge Learning Center) Currently sitting at #10 in the US News & World Report’s rankings of national universities, Northwestern University has always been a dream school in the eyes of academically gifted students, who flood the school with applications every year. As a result of this popularity, an […]

An Expert Look Into University Acceptance Trends of 2019

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Our Senior Admissions Consultant, Ally Ip, and Admissions Consultant, Antonia Chui, share exclusive insider intel on their strategies to help students enter their dream institutions. If you can’t view the above image, please click here: The Standard Quality School Guide – An Expert Look Into University Acceptance Trends of 2019 About The Edge The Edge Learning […]

Common Personal Statement Mistakes to Avoid

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By Antonia Chui (Admissions Consulting Partner at The Edge Learning Center) Overemphasizing the “personal” in the personal statement A few years ago, I attended a UK university fair. During the hour I was there, I hung around a few universities’ booths, I was surprised to find out that the most popular question asked by prospective students was […]

6 Tips for Writing a College Admissions Essay

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By Hieu Van Do  (English Literature, English Language, TOEFL, SSAT, English Builder Tutor at The Edge Learning Center) While writing an admissions essay might seem like a daunting task, it can be a good opportunity to recount and reflect on your past experiences. The college admissions essay is your chance to showcase an aspect of yourself that […]

CNN Interview with The Edge

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Our Senior Admissions Consultant, Ally Ip, joined a live interview at CNN News Stream anchored by Anna Coren on May 3 to share her insight on the college application process in the US and admissions scandal happening recently. Here’s the full video clip. About The Edge The Edge Learning Center is Hong Kong’s premier Test […]

College Rankings, what do they really mean?

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By Ally Ip (Senior Admissions Consulting Partner at The Edge Learning Center) Just last week, a senior came to me and asked what he could do to convince his father that the university he was accepted to is a “top school.” On one hand, that university was a dream school to many of his friends. On the […]

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