College Essay

Our College Essay Program

Conquer the College Admissions Essay with Confidence.

For almost 10 years, the mission of Write the World has been to create a global community of teen writers and supportive educators. With the pandemic shifting the entire college admissions landscape, our small group, virtual workshops and individualized college essay review services give teens an opportunity to authentically navigate every step of the writing process. Through interactive exercises, thoughtful discussions, and engaging writing prompts, our program leads to standout essays that rise above the rest.


Jumpstart Your College Essay

Virtual One-Day Workshop

For 9th-11th Graders

March through July 2021

It’s never too early to jumpstart your college application and become acclimated with the college admissions process. In this robust, 2-hour workshop, our Expert Advisors will help you unlock your “Key Ingredient”, learn about the “Essay Success Formula”, and zero in on the crucial components admissions officers look for.

Complete Your College Essay

Virtual Week-Long Workshop

For 11th-12th Graders

July through August 2021

Journey through 6+ hours of live essay guidance and multiple rounds of comprehensive edits with a team of dedicated Expert Advisors and fellow peers around the globe. You’ll walk away with your fully drafted, stand-out Personal Statement in hand, as well as a plethora of writing resources for college and beyond.


College Essay Review Service

For 11th-12th Graders

September 1st, 2021 onward

With Write the World’s College Essay Review, you’ll have a college essay editor on your side – anytime, anywhere. Submit drafts to our team of Expert Advisors for review, and receive fully personalized, multi-page reports within 48 hours.


What Our Students Say

About Us

Our College Essay Program was incubated at Harvard University and is run by an expert team dedicated to helping students navigate the essay writing process. Our team of educators have 20+ years of combined experience guiding teenagers to write and write well. 

We also run, a free online writing community for teens ages 13–19 from around the world. Since our founding in 2012, we’ve been drawing in 30,000 young writers with monthly genre competitions, thought-provoking prompts, and the thrill of interacting with other students globally and publishing one’s own work.

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