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  • Get help with your application
    The world's first community for applicants

    AppBuddy is an online platform that matches you to pre-screened students freelancing application services such as personal statement brainstorming, editing, mock interviews and consultations.

    • Dream schools
    • Gap year vs no gap year
    • Budget
    • Research experience
    • Extracurricular activities
    • GPA & standardized tests
  • Get matched to pre-screened students
    Our algorithm will generate matches based on your preferences


    Tell us about yourself

    Fill out a compatibility form. Tell us your preferences such as your dream schools, gap year & more!


    Get matched

    Our algorithm will match you to pre-screened students based on factors you selected.


    Book a session

    Book a video session or submit your application for review. All Helpers set their own prices. No long term contracts, no hassles.


    Strengthen application

    Work with your Helper to unlock your potential and become a stronger applicant!

  • Get access to exclusive opportunities

    Join our AMA sessions and attend virtual events where experts will discuss their career journeys and share advice.

    Our database has tons of opportunities available in every industry - research opportunities, internships, etc!

  • Services available every step of the way


    Get your questions answered on standardized testing, course selection, taking a gap year, the application portal, extracurriculars, post bacc programs and more!

    Personal statement brainstorming

    Walk through systematic brainstorm exercises and formulate an outline with your Helper. Learn about common mistakes, key pitfalls to avoid and things to make you stand out! Highly recommended if you're feeling completely lost on how to approach your personal statement.


    Receive edits and get feedback on your personal statement and secondary statements. Helpers review essays for grammatical and structural errors. Note: only session not on Zoom.

    Mock Interview

    Book a mock interview with a student at your dream school who went through the process or an educational consultant with years of industry experience.

  • Freelancers at your dream schools.
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  • AppBuddy Scholarship Program

    Our mission is to democratize application services, and there’s a need for greater diversity in professional fields. We want to create a world where there are diverse physicians, dentists, lawyers and vets.

    Here at AppBuddy, we believe that application services should be affordable and accessible, which is why we have created the AppBuddy Scholarship Program. If you are an applicant from an underrepresented, low-income, or disadvantaged background, you may be qualified for the AppBuddy Scholarship Program! Email us at to find out more.

  • Get paid to help with applications.

    Join the 100+ Helpers who are already freelancing on AppBuddy.

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