Harvard College

Essay Editing Services

Personal Statement & Essay Editing

Our essay editing services are generally divided into two types: substantive editing and proofreading.

Substantive Editing includes:

Content
Structure & Organization
Logic & Clarity
Word Choice
Transitions
Introductions & Conclusions

Proofreading includes:

Grammar
English proficiency
Typos

1-Round Proofreading Only

Includes 1 round of Proofreading. Perfect for applicants who are almost ready to submit and require only a final check. Our editors will polish your writing, eliminating grammatical errors and making minor adjustments to content and word choice if needed.

3-Round Substantive Editing and Proofreading

Our most popular option: includes 2 rounds of Substantive Editing + 1 round of Proofreading. The first two rounds will comprehensively tackle all substantive and content-related issues in the essay, while the final round will polish the language and grammar so that the essay is ready for submission.

Unlimited Substantive Editing and Proofreading

Includes unlimited rounds of Substantive Editing and Proofreading, until both student and editor are satisfied.

1-Round Proofreading Only

Includes 1 round of Proofreading. Suitable for resumes or CVs that are nearly ready for submission.

2-Round Substantive Editing and Proofreading

Includes 1 round of Substantive Editing + 1 round of Proofreading. The 1st round will address any substantive or content-related issues in the document, while the 2nd round will polish the language and grammar.

Resume Editing

Our resume editing services also offer both substantive editing and proofreading.

Substantive Editing includes:

Content
Structure & Organization
Logic & Clarity
Word Choice
Formatting
Action Verbs

Proofreading includes:

Grammar
English Proficiency
Logic & Clarity
Typos