About Wendy Thompson
Learn more about who will be helping you along the way.
During Wendy’s time on the Bowdoin College admissions staff, she evaluated almost 10,000 applications, read over 20,000 application essays, and conducted hundreds of interviews. Prior to that, she served as admissions director for several boarding schools and was an admissions officer at several liberal arts colleges. Her admissions career spans thirty years.
Wendy sees students’ applications through the eyes of
an admission officer. Her knowledge of selective college
admissions is rare among college advisors. Working with
Wendy, students get an insider’s edge in the college search,
selection, and application process and gain a greater
understanding of the often complex world of college