Welome to Kaplan's US University Planning Centre
- College Planning
- Start Your Journey
- Prep With Kaplan
The US university application process - and the associated admissions tests - can seem daunting. At Kaplan, we're here to help by providing you with all the key information and resources. We've been helping students score highly on the SAT for 80 years, and we have a range of test preparation options to suit every student.
Find out everything you need to know!
- When to apply
- Why test prep matters
- How to apply for financial aid
- What to consider when choosing a college
Before you get started, download our free Starter Kit by filling our your details on the right!
We also offer US Undergraduate Admissions Consulting starting from £850!
Start Your Journey
The path to college starts here!
Choose your US university
Prepare a list of your top-choice US universities based on location, academics, quality of life and selectivity. Research the application deadlines and requirements.Read more
Decide between SAT and ACT
Although some universities will dictate which exam is required, most will accept either (or both!). Use our helpful guide to decide which test suits you best.Read more Early Year 12
Start your application
It's never too early to start updating your CV. Keep in mind that extracurricular activities and exceptional reference letters will greatly complement high test scores. Be sure to research financial aid options and work on your application essay.Read more Early Year 13
Prep With Kaplan
Kaplan's SAT Course Options
SAT Private Tutoring
Get one-to-one guidance on your child's preparation through our most exclusive option, completely tailored to ensure progress. As part of the package, you will receive complimentary Classroom Course access* & 3 months' access to the Online Study Centre.
SAT Prep - In Person:
Based in our London Center by Charing Cross, our classroom course consists of 10 classroom sessions led by expert faculty. Study materials and access to the Online Study Centre are included.
SAT Prep - Live Online:
Our dynamic, live online class sessions are accessible from anywhere in the world. This is a great option for students that cannot attend a London based course but would still like to receive comprehensive instruction.
SAT Prep - Self-Paced:
Our award winning online course will allow your child to prepare at their own pace with online video instruction from our expert instructors. This is an ideal option for students who need to fit preparation around a busy schedule!
*Only available for packages over 15 hours.
Kaplan's ACT Options
We offer a range of online options to help you prepare for the ACT, including: Private Tutoring, Self-Paced, Live Online & additional Supplementary Options.