Kristen Moon

Kristen Moon is an independent college counselor and founder of Moon Prep provides one-on-one tutoring services catered to university admission. They guide students through the entire application process, including completing applications, personal statements, supplemental essays, student résumés, scholarships, and financial aid. Their specialty lies in the Ivy League, direct medical programs (BS/MD), and highly competitive universities.


How to Get Accepted to a Direct Medical Program

Because medical school acceptance is so competitive, many students decide to apply to direct medical programs, or BS/MDs. Here are a few tips that students should follow to stand out in their more

5 Mistakes to Avoid on the FAFSA

Regardless of your financial need or year in college, you should probably fill out the FAFSA. And when you do, make sure you avoid these five more

SAT Subject Tests Explained

You've probably heard of SAT Subject Tests, but what exactly are they? And how do they affect your college applications? Here's a quick breakdown!read more

5 Things Parents Need to Know About the FAFSA

If you or your child are applying to college, here are five essential things you need to know about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). read more

The Secret to Gaining Admission to the Ivy League

It's no easy feat to be accepted to the Ivy League and other top-tier universities. But being "pointy" instead of "well rounded" could do the more

How to Use Demonstrated Interest to Your Benefit

What is "demonstrated interest," and just how do you show it? Here are a few ways to show that you're interested in a school and improve your admission more

Engaging Ways to Open Your Personal Statement

You need to write an engaging personal statement to stand out to colleges. The most important component of this is a strong more

Job Shadowing: A Productive Way for High School Students to Spend Their Summer

Looking for a productive way to spend your summer as a high school student? Here are a few tips on how to clinch job-shadowing more

Kristen Moon, Founder of Moon Prep

Meet Kristen Moon, an Atlanta-based college admission counselor and founder of Moon Prep. read more