College Readiness: The Workshops

Cram Crew’s College Readiness Team is excited to host the first-ever College Readiness Workshops! Whether you are curious about the application process, seeking guidance with your resume, or overwhelmed by the essay-writing process, we are here to help! Our team is offering the following events to prepare you for the college application process and provide a preview of how Cram Crew can help:

  • Applications 101
  • Resumes 101
  • Essays 101

Dates & Locations:

Houston Session – April 16 & 17, 2021
10641 Shadow Wood Dr. Houston, TX 77043

  • April 16, 2021 from 4 to 6 p.m. – Applications Workshop
  • April 17, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m – Resumes Workshop
  • April 17, 2021 from 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. – Essays Workshop

Austin Session – April 23 & 24, 2021
5555 N. Lamar Blvd. Ste. H111, Austin, TX 78751

  • April 23, 2021 from 4 to 6 p.m. – Applications Workshop
  • April 24, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Resumes Workshop
  • April 24, 2021 from 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. – Essays Workshop

Cost:

$250 per workshop; $625 for all three

What you get:

  • Information about different college applications (Common App. vs. Apply Texas vs. Coalition, etc.) and Naviance
  • Guidance about researching universities, programs, and majors
  • Resume and essay workshops, which will teach students how to create the perfect resume and write unique, effective essays
  • Brainstorming and drafting resume entries and essays with an in-depth discussion of how to approach main essay prompts
  • The option to sign on to a College Readiness package at a discount equal to the cost of the Workshops

What to bring:

  • Your laptop!
  • A draft of your resume, if you have one
  • A list of any and all activities you have participated in since the start of your freshman year
  • A draft of your main application essay, if you have one
  • A list of potential essay ideas

Questions? Check out our College Readiness: The Workshops FAQ page.