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The College Place–Northern California

TCP-Northern California, launched in 2011, is located in Berkeley, California.

Monique Adorno-Jiménez is the director of The College Place-Northern California. She has more than 20 years of experience helping students pursue higher education. In her work at The College Place, she enjoys supporting students through the process—creating their college list, reviewing their college essays, working with them on their college application and reviewing admissions offers with financial aid. She holds a BBA from Baruch College and an MEd from the University of San Francisco.

Business hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. PT
Local phone: 510-559-0979

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To make an appointment to meet with Monique, visit this link.

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ECMC Learning
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All TCP services are provided free of charge.