2021-22 Results (selected list)

  • Harvard University

  • MIT (3)

  • University of Chicago

  • University of Pennsylvania

  • Duke University (3)
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Brown University
  • Cornell University (6)

  • Rice University

  • UCLA (4)

  • UC Berkeley (4)

  • Georgetown University (2)

  • University of Michigan (4)

  • Carnegie Mellon University (4)

  • University of Virginia (17)

  • University of Southern California

  • University of Florida (2)

  • New York University

  • Wake Forest University

  • University of Rochester

  • Boston College

  • Georgia Institute of Technology (3)

  • College of William & Mary (5)

  • Case Western Reserve University (2)

  • UIUC (2)

  • Purdue University

  • Northeastern University (2)

  • University of Washington

  • (Liberal Arts) Amherst College

  • (Liberal Arts) Pomora College

  • (Canada) University of Toronto

  • (Canada) University of British Columbia

Our Track Record (past 5 years, selected list)

  • Harvard University (5)

  • Yale University (5)

  • Princeton University (3)

  • Columbia University (5)

  • University of Pennsylvania (8)

  • Stanford University (3)

  • MIT (5)

  • California Institute of Technology

  • Rice University (3)

  • Johns Hopkins University (4)

  • Duke University (8)

  • Northwestern University

  • University of Chicago (5)

  • Dartmouth College (2)

  • Cornell University (12)

  • Brown University (3)

  • Washington University in St. Louis (2)

  • University of Rochester (3)

  • Georgetown University (8)

  • University of Florida (2)

  • Northeastern University (2)

  • UCLA (16)

  • UC Berkeley (15)

  • Emory University

  • Wake Forest University

  • Carnegie Mellon University (17)

  • University of Virginia (45+)

  • University of Michigan (17)

  • UNC-Chapel Hill (2)

  • Boston College (2)

  • Georgia Institute of Technology (9)

  • New York University (5)

  • University of Southern California (6)

  • College of William and Mary (20+)

  • University of Wisconsin - Madison

  • UIUC (7)

  • University of Washington (3)

  • Purdue University (3)

  • Case Western Reserve University (3)

  • Boston University (4)

  • University of California - Irvine, San Diego, Santa Barbara

National Association for College Admission Counseling

We are a proud member of National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) and Independent Education Consultants Association (IECA)

The college application process allows students to reflect on their achievements as well as their missteps, which is an important self-discovery process that is crucial in a successful application. We take pride in treating each advising session as an opportunity for students to master their self-awareness skill and work towards becoming the person who they truly want to be.

Dr. Yushien Wu, Co-Founder

"I hope you and your family are well during this time! I'm writing to let you know that I got accepted into my EA school, Harvard!!! I truly could not have done it without your support and guidance throughout the entire application process... Have a wonderful holiday break and end of 2020, and I hope to talk to you soon!

- Emailed received on December 18, 2020 (student does not wish to be identified)

"Mrs. B, I got accepted to Stanford!!!! Thank you for all your assistance and help along the way!"

- J. T.  (Email received on April 7, 2021)

"Ms. L, How are you? I hope you are doing very well! Sorry I haven't updated you earlier but here's my college application updates! Thank you so much for your help throughout my application process! I truly truly appreciate it and I don't think I could make it without all your help!"

-E. C. (Email received on May 10, 2021)

"College application is a long and stressful process. As a parent, I also had a few sessions with our advisor. I appreciate that our advisor shared her thoughts and opinions honestly and openly. I feel that the advisor is sincere and truly cares about our kid. I was impressed that there was a whole team meeting to discuss her schools in the RD phase based on the EA and ED situation. Thanks to you and other advisors!"

- J. H. (Email received on April 8, 2022)

"Hi Ms. H, Thank you very much! I could see Nathan gets into the mood for writing his essay with less struggling. Just want to say thank you that you motivated his motivation. Looking forward to his more engagement for college applying.

- Nathan's Mom (Emailed received on September 17, 2022)

"The latest version of Derek’s common apps works well for me. The shortened paragraphs made the key points stand out! And the last paragraph booms with confidence. Many thanks for working with Derek through his ED/EA applications, Ms H. We do appreciate yours and Veritas’s help!"

- Derek's Mom (Emailed received on October 26, 2022)

Celebrating our 12-Year Anniversary!

  • 90% of our students got into a top 50 college

  • 73% of our students got into an Ivy league/top 25 college

  • Most of our application and advising students come from referrals or are returning families

College Application Planning

The team incorporates professional experiences as well as educational theories to help students:

  • Gain a comprehensive understanding about the college application process.

  • Create individualized college application plans.

  • Uncover unique factors, build confidence, and cultivate deep thinking skills. 

  • Review and polish required documents, such as personal statements, college essays, and thank you emails. 

  • Prepare for admission interviews.​


Our theory-driven sessions aim to help students develop a growth mindset with the goal to cultivate their unique factors. Through our one-on-one sessions, we foster deep thinking and professionalism in our students so that they will stand out. We will also provide interview training as well as suggestions on course selections, best-fit schools, and potential majors.

Interested in our Essay Writing Class? Click here

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Create Winning Essays

Write with confidence! Our experienced and dedicated advisors will work with students to uncover their unique factors by asking critical questions that are meant to promote deep thinking and self-understanding. Based on each student’s profile, we will help them brainstorm best-fit responses. We will also edit/polish each essay to ensure that it captures the essence/best traits of our students.
"Your guidance alleviated a great deal of my stress during applications. I can also rest easy knowing that I submitted authentic representations of myself to colleges. Thanks again for all your help!"        - B.J.

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*We do not offer financial aid for our advising services. If a student is in need of financial aid, we can refer them to a different service provider who does.

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