Our mission:
Your admission

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It's harder than ever to get into the top universities. Let Apply High give you a competitive edge.

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Your key to university

Apply High is an educational consulting firm dedicated to helping students and families navigate the application process at universities in the United States and the United Kingdom, including:

  • Major research universities
  • Selective liberal arts colleges
  • Ivy League schools
  • Oxford, Cambridge and London universities
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Michael Motto Apply High Founder

An expert team with insider experience

Our founders are graduates of Yale, Princeton, Oxford and Cambridge. 

One of our founders is a former Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at Yale University, where he reviewed more than 6,000 student essays.

We have helped hundreds of students on four continents fulfill their academic dreams.

Give me the competitive edge
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Maximum success with minimum stress

We reduce the anxiety of applying to university by putting our knowledge and experience to work for you.

We will help you understand the application process and make informed decisions, and we’ll offer concrete strategies so you can apply with confidence.

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Personalized support wherever you live

We provide personalized advice and targeted support during all stages of the application process. Apply High offers students and families all over the world:

  • One-on-one admissions consulting
  • Interactive application workshops for students
  • Seminars on the university admissions process for parents
How can Apply High help me?

Our students have been accepted
to more than 100 universities, including:

Serving students everywhere

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“We cannot recommend Michael highly enough. Hiring him to help with the college admissions process was undoubtedly the best investment we ever made.”

Jane, parent of student accepted to Stanford, Class of 2017

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“Michael knows exactly how to find what is special about you and help you frame it in a way that colleges will find convincing.”

Attila, attending Yale, Class of 2016