“The greatest impact, I felt, was all the work we did on my resumé.  You helped me organize it in a professional way and it actually made my accomplishments look impressive.”

- Glade, Duke University graduate


“We needed help with the Common App.  It was not clear how to get all of our son’s activities and merits into such a generic format.” … “Terrie is knowledgeable beyond what a parent can achieve.  She is positive, realistic and very bright.  We feel so lucky she is in Tulsa.  We plan to hire her for our younger son.”

- Nancy, Glade's mother 

“I wanted to make sure my applications were polished and the best possible representation of myself as an applicant.  The glowing recommendations from friends who had used Dr. Shipley make my choice easy.” … “Ensuring that you have the best possible chance during the admissions process is an investment in your future, and her services are invaluable.”

- Marley, University of Pennsylvania graduate

“Terrie was so helpful in getting Tony to focus on the schools that he had an interest in and ultimately getting in the school that fits him best.”

- Judy Hudgens, mother of Colorado State University graduate

“I think the help with the résumé and having someone look over each document was so important.” … “After the fact, I realized how important the small things were.  For example, putting things in a certain order, formatting something in a certain way, small grammar mistakes…”

- Madeline, Rhodes College graduate


“She really can walk the kids through a very difficult process, especially for a top tier school.” … “She was a great help to my friend’s daughter, and she got in to NYU.”​

- Debbie, Madeline's mother

“Applying to college can be a tough time for parents and students. 


This helped us navigate the process with less stress.”

Carol, parent of Loyola University graduate

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