Paul Nicholas

Independent Educational Consultant at Alma Mater Educational Services

I specialize in the use of strategic planning and decision making in the college admissions process.

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Duration Price
6 minutes (SixFree Call) $0 (No charge)
15 minutes $43.75
30 minutes $87.50
60 minutes $175.00


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Paul graduated with distinction from UCLA Extension’s College Counseling certificate program – a renowned series of seven graduate level courses and an intensive practicum all focused on counseling a wide range of college-bound students.

The energy and passion that led to Paul’s successful founding of Alma Mater has carried over to his counseling practice where he utilizes his research and strategic planning expertise. His experience provides a unique foundation to help young adults build cohesive narratives throughout their applications as they articulate their personal journeys and achievements.

Born in Northern Virginia, Paul attended The Potomac School in McLean, Virginia and is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College where he continues to serve as a regional alumni interviewer for potential students in the Los Angeles area.


Founder & CEO

Alma Mater Educational Services
August 2011 - present


UCLA Extension

2011 - 2013

Sarah Lawrence College

Bachelor's Degree
1992 - 1997

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