College and career planning without the wait

Get fast help by texting an AI-powered mentor


✓ No app or password needed

✓ Remarkable 97% accuracy

✓ Includes information for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Hispanic-serving Institutions (HSIs)

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How does it work? 

Making Waves Education Foundation is here to support students and their families through all parts of the college admissions, decisions, and financial aid process.  

Thanks to this free resource you can access Making Waves Education Foundation’s college access and success resources, and have two-way conversations with an AI college advisor at any time.  

We will share resources and answer questions to streamline the complicated college admissions and financial aid processes – and “nudge” students to remember key deadlines and complete certain steps along the way. 

This includes resources such as: 

Who is it for?

This chatbot is for any high school student who is interested in exploring college, any student who is enrolled in college, and their family members.

How do I sign up? 

To sign up to receive text messages from Making Waves’ AI-powered college advisor, please fill out a brief webform:



Please reach out to Jon Siapno, director of product innovation at Making Waves Education Foundation at if you’d like more information or would like to report an issue.

Jon Siapno

Director of Product Innovation
College and Career Resources