who we are

Destination College provides confident, accurate and up-to-date college information for you and your family. From your first thought of college as a high school student to your last word on your application, Destination College will create your path to success! Personalized, one-on-one service and meetings will enable us to build a relationship where we can customize our support and recommendations to your specific needs and goals. Let us show you the benefits of creating an encouraging, sharing environment so your experience is positive and enjoyable.


college planning essentials

Our services address everything and anything to do with your college admission and application journey. These include;

  • Complete Guidance & Support

  • Total Open Lines of Communication Between Student, Family & Counselor

  • Timeline Instructions & Monitoring

  • Virtual meetings available for your convenience

  • High School Course Selection

  • Athletic Recruiting Services

  • COLLEGE LIST CREATION & FINALIZATION (using our proprietary system)

  • College Visitation Assistance

  • ESSAYS

  • APPLICATIONS

  • SUPPLEMENTAL ESSAYS

  • Interview Preparation

  • Financial Aid Consulting

  • Summer Program Applications

  • and more…….


our value

Russ creates open lines of communication with his students and their families to ensure successful navigation of their college process. Russ prides himself on getting to know the needs of each student and family so he can make appropriate recommendations to ensure college admission success. Russ will help you create a road-map for your endeavor so you stay on track, avoid the mistakes many make, and minimize the stress and uncertainty that often accompanies this undertaking. Families often find that Destination College’s value is priceless. The guidance, advice and calming approach creates a positive, productive environment that cuts through the clutter, enables students to stay focused and makes the process actually enjoyable.