University Counsellor

Recent profesional experience

Forty two years in International/ US Education as an English teacher, personal and college counselor, Peru, Tunisia, Indonesia, Scotland, England, United States

  • Director of counselling, Garces Memorial High School, Bakersfield , California 1998-1999
  • Director of counselling, ACS Hillingdon, Hillingdon, UK, 1999-2000
  • Assistant Principal, Garces Memorial High School , 2000-2004
  • Academic Dean, Director of counselling,  ACS Egham School, Egham, Surrey, UK, 2004-2006
  • High School Principal, ACS Egham International School, 2006-2009
  • Director of College counselling,  ACS Egham, 2009-2012

Experience in univeristy / college counselling

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of US college and university system
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of UCAS and UK universities
  • International admissions advisor with extensive experience working with international students
  • Extensive experience with students who have special learning needs
  • Experienced teacher and counselor, able to work with all ability groups
  • Regularly visits top US and UK and European universities
  • Frequent attendance at university/ college counselling conferences in the UK and US
  • Well developed contacts with admissions personnel at US and UK universities
  • Member of OACAC, CIS, HECA, IECA ( in progress)


  • BA  Regis College, Weston, Ma, 1965
  • Masters of Family and Child counselling, California State University, Bakersfield, California, 1997
  • Pupil Personnel Credential (PPS) , California State University, Bakersfield, California, 1994

Course List

  • English
  • History
  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary
  • Business
  • Social Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Law


The stress of the application process disappeared once we had your help. Thank you.

Marta Ryall