Dulwich College Beijing Becomes First International School in China To Use the ApplyWise College Counseling Program

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ApplyWise, the Only On-Demand College Admissions Counseling Course, Provides Expert Advice on U.S. College Admissions to China-based Families


ApplyWise (http://www.applywise.com), the first online, on-demand college admissions counseling program, and Dulwich College Beijing (http://www.dulwich-beijing.cn), an international school based in Beijing, China, announce today that the ApplyWise program will now be available to Dulwich College Beijing high school students as a key part of their college counseling services.

“The U.S. college admissions process can be overwhelming, even for families who are familiar with the process. It’s even more stressful for families who are living abroad,” says Liz Hamburg, co-founder and co-CEO of ApplyWise. “ApplyWise’s online program gives Dulwich families 24/7 access to expert U.S. college admissions advice whether they are in China or anywhere around the world. ApplyWise provides information, advice, resources and instruction to complement the work of Dulwich’s excellent counseling team.”

“We are delighted to sign-up with Applywise,” says Graeme Salt, Head of Senior School at Dulwich College Beijing, “the online guidance to students and parents and the access to additional ‘in country’ support services is just what we need to extend our US guidance programme.”

The ApplyWise program provides college admissions guidance services for students, parents and counselors. Using ApplyWise, Dulwich students can access 12 on-demand interactive lessons that help them learn about U.S. admissions and build exceptional applications. The ApplyWise parent and counselor dashboards allow parents and counselors to track students’ progress and deadlines, communicate and collaborate and get the latest information on U.S. college admissions. The ApplyWise program incorporates methodologies used by college admissions expert Dr. Katherine Cohen and her team of counselors who have helped students get into the colleges of their choice for more than 10 years.

About Dulwich College Beijing

Dulwich College Beijing began operations in 2005. Since then the College has grown and now has over 1,300 students ranging in age from 12 months to 18 years.

Dulwich College Beijing is part of Dulwich College Management International (DCMI) which currently operates 3 schools in China (educating over 3,000 foreign students), based on the same educational philosophy of Dulwich College London.

The Dulwich Colleges in China are British International schools offering a curriculum based upon the English National Curriculum up to Year 9, IGCSE courses for students in Years 10 and 11, and the International Baccalaureate Diploma for all senior students in Years 12 and 13. All Dulwich students hold non-Chinese passports and apply to universities in the U.S., UK, Australia, China and the rest of the world.

About ApplyWise

ApplyWise LLC was co-founded by Dr. Katherine Cohen and Liz Hamburg. The ApplyWise program (http://www.applywise.com) is an online college admissions counseling program that includes on demand, interactive online counseling modules and organizing tools to give parents and students everything they need to master the college admissions process. The ApplyWise program was developed by Dr. Katherine Cohen and her team of experts at IvyWise, respected leaders in admissions counseling. In addition to being available directly to consumers, ApplyWise is currently being used by high school guidance counselors, certified college planners and independent counselors to supplement their own efforts.

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(212) 725-4500 ext. 327/338
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