Our Top 18 Statement of Purpose Editing Service Professionals

Our Editors Know All the Ins and Outs of Writing a Compelling SOP

If you want your SOP to make the biggest impact possible, you need a professional by your side who knows what admissions committees really want out of an applicant. The dedicated editors at ServiceScape will help you to create a flawless statement of purpose that you can be proud to submit.

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1. WriteWatchman

4,686 Client Reviews
139,795 Pages Edited

Professor at Cincinnati State University

Starting at $9.50 USD per page


2. WordMechanic

2,940 Client Reviews
84,436 Pages Edited

Senior Editor for Reader's Digest

Starting at $11.75 USD per page


3. Ponder1

1,924 Client Reviews
66,638 Pages Edited

M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Clemson University

Starting at $12.00 USD per page


4. WickedWordsmith

1,170 Client Reviews
60,166 Pages Edited

Editor at the Journal of Business and Entrepreneurship

Starting at $7.50 USD per page


5. LexEditor

2,262 Client Reviews
54,054 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $11.00 USD per page


6. jmelton

472 Client Reviews
23,232 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $8.50 USD per page


7. GlassPhoenix

650 Client Reviews
19,888 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $10.95 USD per page


8. TextShepherd

334 Client Reviews
17,517 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
16,648 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. Ms._Litteraria

258 Client Reviews
5,674 Pages Edited

M.A. in English from Lehigh University

Starting at $7.00 USD per page


13. Scriba

200 Client Reviews
4,237 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $4.95 USD per page


14. BioEditorPhD

118 Client Reviews
3,958 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $6.95 USD per page


15. Keith2314

103 Client Reviews
2,990 Pages Edited

M.A. in Linguistics from Northeastern Illinois University

Starting at $4.95 USD per page


16. ArtemisInk

34 Client Reviews
1,880 Pages Edited

M.A. in Childhood Education from Hunter College

Starting at $15.25 USD per page


17. WordHelper

29 Client Reviews
770 Pages Edited

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

Starting at $10.50 USD per page


18. CTWordsmith

173 Pages Edited

Copy Editor at ProQuest CultureGrams

Starting at $4.95 USD per page

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What We Bring to the Table

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Convince admissions officers that you deserve to be accepted

Your grades and coursework may define your academic competence, but they barely scratch the surface of who you are as an individual. That’s why your statement of purpose is so important — it is the best way of defining yourself to admissions officers as more than just a GPA and test scores. It reveals your motivations for attending school, the area of concentration you will choose if accepted, and what you plan to do after graduation.

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In communicating all these important points, you must capture the interest of your audience with writing that is original and engaging. This is where ServiceScape comes in, offering an expert outside perspective that can edit your writing and give it the direction it needs. We want to help refine your statement of purpose into a true showcase for your abilities, without any errors or awkwardness to distract admissions officers from appreciating your unique strengths.

With our help and advice, your statement of purpose will shine

Statement of purpose editor

Here at ServiceScape, we pride ourselves on helping you to perfect a thoughtful, well-crafted statement of purpose that tells your story in the most effective way possible. We are passionate about each SOP project that comes our way, and we are committed to making sure that your writing is the very best that it can be.

Once you've selected an editor, your chosen professional will get down to business by scrutinizing your statement of purpose for any and all errors and areas for improvement. Specifically, your editor will evaluate and address:

  • Errors in spelling, grammar, syntax, tense, and sentence structure
  • Readability and flow
  • Overall organization
  • How well the statement of purpose responds to any required prompt
  • The 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

But that's just the beginning. We will also work to ensure that your audience will be engaged and curious to learn more about you. We will make sure your writing is free of clichés and full of interesting, well-expressed ideas that admissions officers want to read. In short, we will optimize your statement of purpose so that it presents a compelling picture of who you are and what you are capable of doing.

When it comes to SOP editing, experience is key

Our editors won't be finished with your statement of purpose until you are completely satisfied. ServiceScape is home to accomplished editors who have been rated and reviewed by clients just like you. Many editors have been rated hundreds or even thousands of times. If you are unsure about who to choose, you can check out any editor’s client reviews to get a full understanding of that editor’s capabilities.

ServiceScape's team of experienced editors have worked on thousands of SOPs over the years, and they have a deep understanding of the application process as well as the committees' expectations. Our accomplished and professionally qualified editors are ready to help you to deliver a statement of purpose that will establish a strong connection with your readers.

If time is a factor, you can submit an Express Delivery project and have your statement of purpose professionally edited within an hour without any compromise on quality.

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We also value communication at every stage of the editing process. That's why we ensure that you can discuss any issue with any editor at any time by simply sending a message or setting up a teleconference call.

Need to brainstorm with your editor and have an ongoing dialogue about the direction of your SOP? No problem. If you have any questions or requests, you can communicate with your editor and enjoy continual collaboration for as long as you need it. With open access to your professional of choice, we guarantee that you and your editor will always be on the same page when it comes to your statement of purpose.

What are you waiting for? Start your search and find your editor today. Browse our directory of experienced editors to find the perfect expert for your statement of purpose. You’ll be glad you did!

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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