GRE Tutors in Chicago

GRE tutoring is one of the most important services we provide in the Chicago area. All of our tutors start by listening to the student describe their experience with the GRE, target test date, perceived strengths and weaknesses, and target GRE score. By also reviewing previous official GRE scores or recent practice tests, they collaborate with the student to design a customized GRE study plan.

Our team of GRE tutors in Chicago includes:

Andrew K.

  • B.A. in Political Science, Philosophy, Loyola University
  • M.A. in Social Sciences, University of Chicago
  • Current PhD Student, University of Illinois - Chicago
  • Official 95th percentile test scores or better on the: ACT (33), GRE (161 Verbal; 160 Quant; 5.5 Writing)
  • Tutors for: Math, ACT, GRE, English, Writing, Social Studies; Study, Organization & Time Management Skills

Dylan R.

  • B.A. in Mathematics, Oberlin College
  • Currently applying to Mathematics PhD programs
  • 167 on GRE Quant, 165 on Verbal, Writing score of 5
  • Extensive private 1-1 GRE tutoring experience (with MyGuru and another company)
  • Has particular expertise in helping students improve their GRE quantitative scores, but tutors for all sections of the GRE

Mike S.

  • B.A. in Film Studies, Columbia University
  • GRE: 332, ACT: 36, SAT: 1560 (all 99th percentile scores)
  • 5 years experience tutoring & teaching: SAT, ACT, GRE,SSAT, ISEE, state-specific standardized tests
  • For Mike, great tutoring is always rooted in listening to a student's needs and concerns and working with that student as a team to solve those problems. 

Ryan W.

  • B.A. in English Language and Literature, University of Chicago 
  • 99th percentile test scores - ACT: 36 (perfect composite score on an official ACT), Official 99th percentile GMAT score, Unofficial 99th percentile GRE, SAT, and HSPT scores 
  • Worked as a teaching assistant at many public schools in Chicago 
  • Has also worked for C2 Education as a test prep (SAT, ACT, GRE, SSAT, CPS Selective Enrollment, etc.) and subject tutor
  • 2+ years of  private test prep tutoring with MyGuru

Tanner H.

  • B.A. in Journalism/History, Northwestern University
  • Official 95th percentile or better standardized test scores on the: ACT, SAT, and GRE
  • Experience tutoring for the ACT, SAT, GRE and college-level US history

This is not an exhaustive list of our Chicago-based GRE tutors, but should provide a sense for the quality and experience level of our team in Chicago.

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