Tutoring Services


Welcome! My name is Noam Shapiro and I'm a college application specialist, writing coach, and academic tutor focusing on the Humanities. Below you'll find some of the tutoring services I specialize in. If you're looking for tutoring in some other area or subject, I encourage you to contact meand we can discuss working together!


College Advising

Planning which colleges to visit & apply to

Writing the personal essay

Building your resumé 

Completing the Common App

Preparing for alumni and on-campus interviews

Navigating deferrals and waitlists

Assessing offers of admission


Writing Skills & Academic Tutoring

High School Essays & Research Papers

College-level Essays & Research Papers

Middle & High School English, History & Social Studies

Copyediting and Proofreading

Critical Reading and Analysis Skills

Summer Program Applications

Graduate School Applications


Interview & Audition Prep

Mock interviews in person and on Skype

Preparation for group interviews

Monologue selection for college and graduate auditions

Private coaching for conservatory program auditions

Private coaching professional acting auditions

Portfolio review for theater, visual art, or music

Referrals for headshots, self-tapes, and reels

Rates available upon request. Contact me to learn more.

I invite you to  learn a little bit more about me, read about my own experience applying to colleges, and to check out the advice I shared with Market Watch about the college process.