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I would like to thank you for opening my eyes to this entire liberal arts world that I would have otherwise not even have taken a look at. I really believe that I will become the well-rounded individual that I hope to be in college! This has been a long and stressful process, but it has all been worth it to be able to go to the school that best matches my personality and work ethic. You have made the process so much easier and I will be sure to recommend you to others that I know will soon be beginning this process. It really has been a pleasure to share this stage of my life with you for the past 3 years and your help will no doubt benefit me for the rest of my life and for that I thank you!

Selam

Victoria was our trusted ally, confidant, and adviser from the very start of the college application process. Her knowledge and advice were critical to our son’s success. She guided him through high school junior and senior years, encouraging him to think realistically about college and how to maximize his chances. Victoria also managed us, the parents, very effectively with great reserves of tact and diplomacy. While it was our son who worked hard to earn his place in college, Victoria was the guide who made sure he made the most of his talents.Thanks to excellent teamwork, our son has been accepted into an excellent college that was at the top of his reach list.

Parent

There is no doubt in my mind that Victoria is the reason for my success. Her extremely personalized guidance made the application process clear and stress free. Because of her, I felt comfortable and ready to argue my case during interviews and campus visits, for I knew what to ask and what to expect. On top of this, her invaluable comments on my papers allowed me to write essays that effectively reflected my strongest qualities. She is truly an expert in the application process, and I cannot recommend her enough.

Austin

I cannot thank you enough for the innumerable ways that you helped me throughout this important journey. I truly do not believe that I could have been this successful without your guidance. From reading all of my essays to helping me decide what’s best for me, you’ve been an incredible advisor every step of the way. I’ve come to view you as a friend, and I really hope we stay in touch!
Once again, I am very thankful for everything you’ve done for me. Please please please stay in touch as I most surely will!

Sarah

You have been instrumental in helping us through the application process and beyond. You kept me sane. You helped to relieve my anxiety. You kept my son on track. You made sure that his applications were completed on time. His essays were excellent. His ACT prep excellent. Your advise always relevant and helpful.

Marita

I think you know this but my daughter, husband and I appreciate your task of keeping us all on track and reminding us of both the small details that will make my daughter stand out, but also the big picture of applying to college. We always come out of our meetings with you saying how productive they are and thought you might appreciate the feedback. While my daughter, my husband, and I might not always agree (as you clearly witness firsthand), a healthy part of discourse seems to be part our family process and you weighing in on things such as courses, early admission, school offerings, etc. is very helpful.

Eileen

When I picked up my son yesterday, he began to mention several things that you discussed.

I was stunned that he actually initiated conversation about college topics and spoke about his college preferences. I was truly amazed how you really connected with him just after one meeting & really understood his learning style right away. Several weeks ago when I mentioned that we were going to visit some colleges, he refused to go. Yesterday, he shared with me your advice about requesting business cards from admission reps. Now he seems open to setting up campus tours & info session times.
He doesn’t naturally have the best interpersonal skills. I really like that you are giving him specific examples about how to develop relationships with his teachers & counselor.

You really have made such a difference with him!

Prior to meeting you, I thought a college planner simply assisted with college essays, but our experience with you has been much more than I ever expected. Thank you so much Victoria!

Parent

Victoria Tillson Evans has helped me in so many ways! After reviewing all the questionnaires handed to me at our first meeting, she has recommended to me twenty amazing colleges and universities to start reviewing prior to the application process starting next year. She has guided me and my parents through the process of selecting the college or university which best fits my academic and personal preferences.

I will highly recommend Victoria to all of my friends who are going to start the long journey of selecting the perfect college or university. I have enjoyed working with her and I hope that my friends will use her services when they decide to start the process.

Deane

As the parent of a 10th grade student, my wife and I were woefully uninformed and ill-prepared for the college prep course brought to us by Victoria Tillson Evans. Victoria’s outline is a true eye opener! From the onset, Victoria outlined an easy to follow, in-depth program that involved all aspects of what colleges are looking for in a student and what is expected from the student, thus resulting in the narrowing down of schools that would best fit our son.

I was extremely impressed with Victoria’s attention to detail and her concern with my son. Taking the time to meet us on numerous occasions, Victoria took the time to get to know my son as a person and what his wants and dislikes were during the process. Her preparation, presentation and follow through were second to none! A true professional with a human touch!

My wife and I have, on numerous occasions, informed our friends of the talent and professionalism we experienced while meeting with Victoria. I highly recommend that anyone prepping themselves for the college “hunting” process seek out and employ Victoria!

Albert

Dr. Victoria Tillson Evans provided me with very thoughtful, pragmatic, and comprehensive advice that is invaluable in my decision-making process. She was receptive to my needs, and provided information relevant to my financial aid problem. Her practical experience and wealth of information regarding college decisions, coupled with her understanding manner, determination to find the best options, and flexibility, make her an ideal consultant. I would recommend her services to anyone in need of assistance when facing the complexities of the college process.

Elena