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Dan F.

USD $1000/hr

Elite Admin Reviewer, Harvard, Wharton, Princeton Advisor, TED TALKer

Tutor Information


I have an exceptional track record of successfully helping people gain admission into the top institutions in the U.S. and globally. I am the author of the book "Successful College Admission Strategies for Truly Exceptional Individuals." I can help you craft outstanding college applications, college essays, ace your interviews, and craft comprehensive, top-notch deliverables that will help you stand out among exceptionally crowded playing fields. I've given two TED Talks, have had my work profiled in Vanity Fair Magazine and numerous other media outlets, published three recent non-fiction books, numerous articles, and op/eds. In short, I know how to write and tell outstanding stories and fascinating narratives, which has helped countless numbers of my students gain entry into their first-choice colleges, graduate schools, and careers. I was previously an Admissions Reviewer for the Wharton School, UPenn, where I read hundreds of applications from top performing candidates. I am also an Advisor at Princeton University mentoring students launching startups. I earned my MBA at The Wharton School, Masters in Journalism at Harvard University, and BA in Economics from New York University. I am an investment banker by training, having worked at Goldman Sachs and other major investment banks. I will help you with common app / common application, college admissions, college applications, college essays, extracurriculars, career planning, interviewing, resume, cover letter, and other career strategies, and career planning.


Princeton, New Jersey, United States


English, French, German




High School


Harvard University

2017 - 2020
Masters in Journalism, Certificate in International Security, Journalism, International Security

The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

1992 - 1994
MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management, Finance, Entrepreneurial Management

New York University

1985 - 1989
BA in Economics, Economics