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 […]

Seminar: An Expert Look Into Interpreting UK Admissions Requirements

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Want to go to the UK for university? Come join us for a discussion on how to fully make sense of various requirements (both traditional and new ones) for being admitted into the UK. Our UK specialist consultant has insider information on strategies to make yourself more competitive compared to other applicants. The seminar will […]

Seminar: University Admissions at a Glance: US vs UK

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Both the US and the UK have always been popular study destinations. But how do you know which university best fit your student? Our admissions consultants are here to give you a holistic view of admissions criteria, process, and the newest admission trends for admission into high demand US and the UK universities. The seminar […]

Seminar: Inside the Ivy League

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Many parents and students consider the Ivy League schools to be among the world’s most premier institutions. To grant prospective students and their parents an insider look at what it’s like to apply and study at an Ivy League institution, we have invited our admissions experts and past students to share their application strategies and […]

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 […]

Finding The Right Fit Matters – The Standard

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Our Senior Admissions Consultant, Ally Ip, and Admissions Consultant, Conrad Yu, share their expert advice on the importance of IB for overseas education, and how to cruise through the tedious college application process. If you can’t view the above image, please click here: The Standard – Finding The Right Fit Matters About The Edge The Edge […]

How to Approach the Columbia University Supplements

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By Levi Busch (Test Preparation (ACT/SAT/SSAT), English Literature at The Edge Learning Center) As the only Ivy League school located in The Big Apple, Columbia owes its status as one of the nation’s premier academic institutions in large part to the world-class resources that only a city like New York has the ability to leverage. Students studying Masterpieces […]

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