Below is a sample of the agreement coaching clients are required to sign. 

This agreement is between Erin Jensen, College Coach, doing business as Golden Ratio Northwest, LLC, and the student listed below (Client) for the benefit of said student.

All responses are confidential.

Coaching may include some or all of the below services:

Laying Groundwork

College Search

Application Process

Financial Aid & Scholarships

General Support

Not Included

Your Responsibilities

Disclaimer of Services

Both parties agree that college coaching recommendations are provided on a best-effort basis, informed by professional experience; evaluation of your needs, interests, and abilities; and information and materials provided by you. My comments and recommendations are the expression of my professional judgement only. I will not reveal any of your information to anyone unless you direct me to do so.

I will not solicit or accept compensation from any institutions for your admission or prioritized consideration. I will not make any promises or guarantees about the outcome of any of your applications, admission decisions, or financial aid packages. 

Golden Ratio Northwest, LLC agrees that all work performed under the terms and conditions of this Agreement shall be completed within the time limits as set forth in this Agreement, subject only to delays caused by force majeure. “Force majeure” shall be deemed to be any cause affecting the performance of this Agreement arising from or attributable to acts, events, omissions, or accidents beyond the reasonable control of either party. Should Golden Ratio Northwest, LLC become unable to fulfill the terms of this Agreement, every effort will be made to find an acceptable substitution for college coaching. 

If you are dissatisfied with my services and wish to cancel this Agreement at any time, you must provide written notice at least seven (7) days prior to next scheduled meeting; Golden Ratio Northwest, LLC reserves the right not to provide refunds and will have seven (7) days after notice to transfer ownership of coaching records and documents to you.

Timeframe of Service: customized

Rate of Service: customized


Invoices will be sent on the first calendar day of each month that payment is due. Payments are due by 15th of each month. Late payments will incur a 5% fee each day unless you contact me prior to discuss alternatives.