Our mission is to empower students, serve families, and inspire greatness. We know that applying to college can be overwhelming, which is why we strive to make this process enjoyable for families. We navigate the complex, multi-year process by working one-on-one with students as early as their freshman year of high school. But it’s not just about getting into college. At the core of everything we do is a passion for helping young people find their future.
Class 101 Wilmington is full of college planning experts who love helping students on the path to higher education. We all became a part of the Class 101 family because we want to make a difference in a young person’s life. Our various backgrounds aid us in doing this. Get to know each member of our team
OwnerLi-Shing is the owner of Class 101-Wilmington, where she began helping students with the college planning process in 2016. In that time, as a part of the Class 101 franchise, she has helped students and families save millions of dollars on higher education. In North Carolina, Li-Shing has worked with students conducting one-on-one college planning, preparation for standardized tests, facilitating visits to universities across the country and conducting financial aid workshops for families. Li-Shing earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science from National Taiwan University and a Master of Arts degree from Johns Hopkins University. She spent ten years as the Director of Student Life Studies at UNC Wilmington. She has successfully helped her own children with their college planning. Her son is a graduate of Yale University and her daughter a graduate of Harvard.
Ms. Li-Shing and Class101 played a big role in helping me get into the school of my dreams. My ACT and SAT scores improved tremendously. Class101 taught me to manage my time wisely, which I will use throughout my life. I was no longer worried about the multiple essays nor deadlines due to their coaching and help in prioritizing college applications. I strongly recommend Class101 to all high schoolers.