Essay Edits helps college and graduate school applicants develop polished essays so that they can confidently apply to the schools of their dreams.



Essay Edits guides students through the following stages of the essay writing and editing process:

1. Brainstorm

Your experiences and interests make for unique essays and cohesive applications.

2. Structure Ideas

The essay's structure provides a glimpse into your critical thinking skills.

3. Edit

Essays must be polished and engaging in order to be properly appreciated by admissions officers.



Essay Edits strives to delight admissions officers with undeniably great essays. This video explains what top admissions officers look for in application essays. Essay Edits takes this advice very seriously.

About Nicole

Nicole Michaelis founded Essay Edits in 2009. Since then, she has served over 35 Essay Edits clients. As an alumni interviewer for her alma mater, Bowdoin College, she understands the college admissions process from the admissions office's perspective. While her specialty is the undergraduate college application essay, she loves working with people of all ages on graduate school application essays, cover letters, business proposals, blog posts, and other forms of professional writing. 

She mostly communicates with clients via phone and email but can visit clients in NYC, CT, NJ, and Westchester for consultations and check-ins.

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