Inside Our Success Stories: How Top 1% Juniors Got Accepted in Half The Time

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Hello Future Trailblazers and Proud Parents,

Embarking on the college application journey can feel like stepping into the unknown. But fear not! In this post, we’re thrilled to share success stories that illuminate the path for high school juniors. These are not just stories; they’re blueprints of triumph, and they hold the key to getting accepted into top-tier universities in record time.

  1. Meet Emma: Crafting a Narrative That Stood Out

Emma, a high-achieving junior, dreamt of attending a prestigious university. With Porta Sophia’s guidance, she didn’t just apply; she told a story. Our counselors worked with Emma to unearth her passions, quirks, and unique qualities. The result? An application that not only stood out but resonated with admissions officers. Emma’s acceptance letter arrived sooner than she imagined.

  1. Jason’s Journey: Navigating Deadlines with Precision

Jason, a budding scientist, faced the challenge of managing multiple deadlines. Our platform became his time-management ally. With tools designed for efficient research and deadline tracking, Jason sailed through the application process. He not only saved time but also gained acceptance into his top-choice university.

  1. Sofia’s Success: The Porta Sophia Advantage

Sofia’s story is a testament to the Porta Sophia advantage. Our platform, paired with personalized counseling, became her secret weapon. Sofia had access to 24/7 support, expert advice, and a toolkit that enhanced her application materials. The result? Acceptance letters from universities that matched her ambitions.

  1. Transformative Strategies: Half the Time, Double the Success

These success stories share a common thread—transformative strategies. From leveraging our platform’s resources to receiving personalized counseling, these juniors found success in half the time. They didn’t just submit applications; they curated experiences that left a lasting impression on admissions committees.

  1. The Porta Sophia Pledge: Save Time, Get Accepted, or Your Money Back

As you delve into these success stories, consider the Porta Sophia pledge: Save time, get accepted, or your money back. It’s not just a promise; it’s our commitment to turning dreams into reality. The journey to acceptance doesn’t have to be arduous; it can be a fulfilling experience with the right guidance.

Your Call to Action: Your Success Story Awaits

Feeling inspired? Your junior’s success story could be the next one we share. If you’re ready to transform the college application journey, reach out to Porta Sophia. Let’s craft a narrative that resonates, navigate deadlines with precision, and ensure your junior’s acceptance into the university of their dreams.

Cheers to your junior’s future triumphs and the acceptance letters that await!



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Jonathan Chenier


Dr. Jonathan Chenier is co-founder and key contributor to Porta Sophia. With over two decades of experience in the field of international education, Jonathan’s journey has encompassed various pivotal roles across five different countries. He has served as an educator, mentor, coach, activities director, athletic director, curriculum director, assistant principal, and principal, crafting a rich tapestry of expertise.

Jonathan’s unwavering commitment lies in empowering students to reach for the stars and fervently pursue their dreams. His extensive career in education has not only cultivated his profound understanding of global academic landscapes but also ignited his passion for guiding students toward their full potential.

Phone: (+52) 55 5473 5321
Email: jc@portasophia.com

Diana Navarro Roa

Co-Founder & Chief Counseling Officer

Diana is a professional psychologist, certified career and college counselor with over two decades of extensive expertise in career counseling, college counseling, and university admissions. With a wealth of experience, she has guided countless students towards their academic and professional aspirations, offering invaluable insights and support throughout the complex journey of college selection and application. Her deep understanding of the admissions process, combined with her commitment to empowering students, makes her an invaluable asset in helping individuals achieve their higher education goals.

Phone: (+57) 313 2100944
Email: diana@portasophia.com

Juan Manuel Navarro Roa

Co-Founder & Business Development Director

Juan Manuel Navarro, Co-founder and Business Development Director of Porta Sophia. With a background in industrial design and international business from Columbia University and Universidad Externado, Juan Manuel brings over 20 years of entrepreneurial experience to the table. Passionate about guiding students toward their academic and personal goals, he and his team offer personalized assistance in college selection, test preparation, essay writing, career choices, and scholarship applications. Let Porta Sophia help you succeed on your journey.

Juan Manuel understands the challenges and rewards that come with pursuing one’s dreams, and they are eager to share their insights and expertise. Whether you require assistance in selecting a college, preparing for admission tests, crafting essays, making career choices, or applying for scholarships, they are here to support your path to success.

Phone: (+57) 301 2010575
Email: juan@portasophia.com

Monica Marriaga Martinez


Mónica Marriaga is a certified university counselor whose experience supporting processes within international schools spans over 15 years.  She is deeply invested in ensuring that students’ trajectory in school propels them to successful career paths.  This is why she works tirelessly towards student welfare and actively supports the university counseling process. Mónica has been involved in directorial affairs at one of the most prestigious IB schools in Colombia since 2015 and she assumed the role of Chairwoman two years ago.  

Mónica thoroughly understands the challenges of becoming an international student, having studied Management at the London School of Economics (LSE) in the UK through a Colfuturo scholarship. She holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Economics from Universidad de Los Andes and her 20+ years of professional experience include working in diverse industries in the public and private sectors.

Phone: (+57) 313 7184313
Email: monica@portasophia.com


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