Individual Advising

Our advising center provides private and confidential advising by appointment only.  Students or parents seeking to make an appointment should contact us with their requested time and date.  Advising appointments are flexible.  Your personal adviser will help you understand the US system of higher education, show you the many types of colleges and universities on offer, help you select a short list of schools to apply to and assist you through the application process.  Follow on services and advising will cover information about housing, financial aid and scholarships and student visas.

  • Each 1/2 hour advising session is S$78.00


Essay Services

USEIC advisers can help you with the essay portion of your US university application.  We can help you to brainstorm ideas, suggest appropriate essay topics (and how to avoid controversial ones) and offer direction for essay topics. We can also suggest grammar and stylistic changes that you may want to make.

  • Essay assistance fee is S$188.00 for the first college or university using the Common Application form (includes all short and long essays and one supplemental essay).

  • S$88.00 will be charged for additional applications and for additional supplements.

Document Certification

Do not send original documents (your MOE certificates) to any US institution. 

USEIC can certify as a "true copy" your school certificates.  These "certified true copies" are accepted by most US universities as original school documents.  Your documents will be stamped and sealed in a secure envelope.  This envelope can be handed back to you or sent by regular mail service to the institution(s) of your choice. 

  • S$10.00 per page.

  • Large batches of certified true copies (over 12 pages) will be offered a 10% discount.

Express Courier Services

For secure, traceable and express delivery of your admissions documents to the US. 

  • S$65.00 per envelope.


Payment can be made using cash, internet banking, credit/debit card (VISA, Mastercard, Amex). Payment using credit/debit cards will incur a third-party surcharge.