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Dr. Aviva Legatt

Founder & Elite College Admissions Expert

Dr. Aviva Legatt has been in the higher education field for over 15 years and is respected as a trusted authority in the field. She leads our consulting and resources team who are passionate and committed to turning the dream into a reality for our clients.

Dr. Aviva Legatt

A Recognized Multi-faceted Contributor

Dr. Aviva Legatt is an elite admissions expert and founder of Ivy Insight, the gold standard in college admissions consulting for undergraduate elite college applications.

Ivy Insight works beside top-tier students and their parents to maximize their probability of getting accepted to their elite dream school, with enviable acceptance rates, while creating clarity, guidance, ease and support throughout this high-stakes journey.

An in-demand leadership and college admissions speaker and respected expert with a fresh perspective. Hailed by the New York Times, as a trustworthy expert on college admissions, and recognized as an expert in corporate culture and diversity as a faculty member for Coursera and at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Legatt has appeared in numerous news interviews and print articles.

A faculty member in Organizational Dynamics at the University of Pennsylvania and at The Wharton School, teaching in-person and online through Coursera. Her courses on diversity and teamwork have reached thousands of learners and have been recognized by Poets & Quants as a “Best Business Course.”

Dr. Legatt is the author of Get Real and Get In (St. Martin’s Press, 2021), which is an insider’s guide for students aiming for their college goals.

Dr. Legatt has a column in Forbes, writing about issues affecting higher education today. At Forbes, she’s had the honor of interviewing notables like Olympian Simone Biles, New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant, and Pitch Perfect producer, Deke Sharon.


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