Our Top 18 Admissions Essay Editing Service Professionals

We Can Help Make Your Admissions Essay Rise Above the Rest

Our professional editors can help to shape your admissions essay into exactly what colleges and universities want to see. ServiceScape is home to a network of trusted, rated, and reviewed admissions essay editors with the experience and expertise to polish your essay to perfection and convince admissions officers that you deserve a place at their institution.

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1. WriteWatchman

4,691 Client Reviews
140,300 Pages Edited

Professor at Cincinnati State University

Starting at $9.95 USD per page


2. WordMechanic

2,942 Client Reviews
84,904 Pages Edited

Senior Editor for Reader's Digest

Starting at $11.75 USD per page


3. Ponder1

1,928 Client Reviews
66,757 Pages Edited

M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Clemson University

Starting at $12.00 USD per page


4. WickedWordsmith

1,176 Client Reviews
60,765 Pages Edited

Editor at the Journal of Business and Entrepreneurship

Starting at $7.50 USD per page


5. LexEditor

2,266 Client Reviews
54,159 Pages Edited

J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law

Starting at $11.00 USD per page


6. jmelton

475 Client Reviews
23,538 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Illinois

Starting at $8.50 USD per page


7. GlassPhoenix

658 Client Reviews
20,158 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics and Microbiology from Duke University

Starting at $10.95 USD per page


8. TextShepherd

336 Client Reviews
17,620 Pages Edited

Ed.D. in Psychology from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary

Starting at $9.00 USD per page


9. S.Edwards

604 Client Reviews
16,663 Pages Edited

J.D. from Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law

Starting at $15.50 USD per page


10. mgmediting

273 Client Reviews
7,610 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from the University of Louisiana

Starting at $9.95 USD per page


11. ChipperEditor

185 Client Reviews
5,865 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from McMaster University

Starting at $8.00 USD per page


12. Scriba

202 Client Reviews
4,278 Pages Edited

M.A. in Linguistics from the University of South Carolina

Starting at $4.95 USD per page


13. BioEditorPhD

119 Client Reviews
4,008 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from the University of California

Starting at $6.95 USD per page


14. Keith2314

104 Client Reviews
2,996 Pages Edited

M.A. in Linguistics from Northeastern Illinois University

Starting at $4.95 USD per page


15. ArtemisInk

34 Client Reviews
1,880 Pages Edited

M.A. in Childhood Education from Hunter College

Starting at $15.25 USD per page


16. WordHelper

29 Client Reviews
793 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Hawaii

Starting at $10.50 USD per page


17. CTWordsmith

178 Pages Edited

Copy Editor at ProQuest CultureGrams

Starting at $4.95 USD per page


18. DrKEdits

126 Pages Edited

Ph.D. in Social and Behavioral Sciences from Johns Hopkins University

Starting at $8.75 USD per page

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What We Bring to the Table

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We make it easy to craft the perfect admissions essay

A memorable and well-written admissions essay is a vital step in reaching the next phase in your academic career. Your essay needs to be well-structured, flow from subject to subject, and convey your ideas effortlessly. More importantly, it needs to present you in the best light possible, defining how your life experiences have shaped who you are today and conveying your potential for growth and ability to achieve your goals.

ServiceScape can take your admissions essay from good to extraordinary, helping you find exactly the right words to present yourself just as you want the admissions officers to see you. When you join the thousands of clients who have trusted us to improve their admissions essays, our experts are here to help make your writing shine so that you stand out from the crowd.

Editing an admissions essay

ServiceScape allows you to find the perfect editor in just a few steps. It really is as easy as 1, 2, 3! Our editors have been rated and reviewed by clients just like you. Many have been rated hundreds, or even thousands of times. To get a better sense of the abilities and skills they offer, you can view sample edited documents within many editor profiles.

Once you find your editor, you can easily work with them to enhance your admissions essay. Your editor will be ready to stand by your side from the get-go to the finish line and beyond. We’ll gladly provide point-by-point corrections. However, when it comes to our admissions essay editing services, fixing mistakes is only the beginning.

What we do best

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Your admissions essay needs to do more than just check the boxes: it needs to be written flawlessly in order to capture the interest of your audience from the first word all the way to the last.

It’s our job to improve your admissions essay – without sacrificing the personality you’ve worked so hard to instill into every sentence. Our admissions editors will polish your writing so that it’s accurate, clear, and correct while maintaining your overall meaning. They will ensure that your writing effectively expresses your ideas. In other words, your edited admissions essay will communicate who you are and what you can do in the most compelling way possible.

In terms of what we edit, our editors can enhance a wide variety of admissions essay material, including:

  • Personal Statement
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Common App
  • Letter of Intent
  • Diversity Statement
  • Research Statement
  • "Why This School" Supplemental Essay
  • Academic Interests Supplemental Essay
  • Community Supplemental Essay
  • Extracurricular Activity Supplemental Essay
  • Overcoming Challenges Supplemental Essay

Our professional editors will go over your admissions writing with the proverbial fine-tooth comb, evaluating and addressing:

  • Errors in spelling, grammar, syntax, tense, and sentence structure
  • Readability and flow
  • Overall organization
  • How well the statement or essay responds to any required prompt
  • Strength of your introduction and conclusion
  • Redundancy and unnecessary content
  • Conciseness and adherence to any required word count, where possible
  • Language and diction
  • Consistency in regional English spelling conventions, including American, British, Canadian, and Australian variations
  • Your overall writing style

Our admissions editors can also make content recommendations if they feel that there is a better way to express your perspective. By the time our admissions editors are finished, every aspect of your essay will be perfected.

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Teleconference with an admissions essay editor

Need to brainstorm with your editor and have an ongoing dialogue about your admissions essay? With ServiceScape, you can discuss any issue with any editor at any time. You can communicate by exchanging messages or by setting up a teleconference call. With open communication with your editor of choice, we guarantee that you and your admissions editor will always be on the same page.

Your admissions essay is the one stage of the application process where you’re in complete control. This is your chance to show off your personality and prove that you will be an indispensable asset to the college or university of your choice. Let us take a weight off your shoulders by working with you to craft a successful application essay! Ready to find your admissions essay project partner? Start your search for the perfect admissions essay editor today! We look forward to working with you.

Frequently asked questions

How do I hire an editor?

You can hire an editor in just four steps:

  1. Browse our directory to find the editor you want to hire.
  2. Click the "View Profile" button to see additional information.
  3. From the profile page, click on the "Hire Me" button.
  4. Upload your writing and enter your project details.

You will have the option to either select a predefined service or create a custom project. If you select a predefined service, you can pay for your project immediately by using a credit card, U.S. bank transfer, or PayPal®. After your payment method has been approved, the editor will start working on the project as soon as possible and will deliver it by the due date you selected. If you select a custom project, the editor will provide you with a service proposal that will have a unique price for the unique service you require.

Can I have a free sample?

Sure! Many ServiceScape editors provide free samples. You can submit a free sample request by doing the following:

  1. Browse our directory to find an editor you'd like to ask for a free sample.
  2. Click the "View Profile" button to see additional information.
  3. From the profile page, click on the "Free Sample" button.
  4. Upload your writing and enter your project details.

If the editor accepts your free sample request, you will receive the sample edited version within a couple of days.

How do I contact an editor?

To contact an editor about your project, just do the following:

  1. Browse our directory to find the editor you'd like to contact.
  2. Click the "View Profile" button to see additional information.
  3. From the profile page, click on the "Send Message" button.
  4. Write and send your message.

We will email you a notification as soon as your editor replies to your message.

How do I set up a teleconference with an editor?

If you would like to speak with an editor directly, just do the following:

  1. Browse our directory to find an editor you'd like to speak with on a teleconference call.
  2. Click the "View Profile" button to see additional information.
  3. From the profile page, click on the "Teleconference" button.
  4. Enter the date and time you would like to have your discussion.

We will contact you right away about availability and set up the teleconference for all parties involved.

Where can I find ratings and reviews for editors?

You can find ratings and reviews from past clients within most editor profiles. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button to see them. You can also read ServiceScape ratings and reviews on eKomi. In addition, ServiceScape has been featured in several publications and websites, including The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, UpWork, HuffPost, Indeed, and The Ladders.

Can I see examples of work the editors have done in the past?

Many editors have portfolios which feature their editing. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button to view these edited versions.

Where can I find price and due date information?

A list of prices and due dates can be found within each editor's profile. Just find your editor and click on the "View Profile" button.

Do you provide editing certifications?

Yes, we provide editing certifications. Simply request the document when you hire an editor. When your project is delivered, you can download the editing certification by clicking on your project and clicking on the "Certification" button. These signed declarations certify that a document has been professionally edited by a ServiceScape editor.

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