Holly O’Brien

About Holly O’Brien

Holly O’Brien is known as an Independent Educational Consultant, a College Admissions Consultant, and a College Application Strategist. She is located in Dallas, Texas, and works with many students locally. She also provides help with college applications via email, video conferencing, and telephone to students located around the country. She is committed to providing outstanding college admissions assistance and college consulting to undergraduate and graduate students so that they can gain admission to their best fit college and to highly competitive universities.

Mar 25, 2017

College Admission Insights

By | 2017-03-29T21:35:06+00:00 March 25th, 2017|The College Concept Blog|0 Comments

Quote of the Day: "I never did very well in math – I could never seem to persuade the teacher that I hadn’t meant my answers literally." - Calvin Trillin In today’s blog I am going to share a few more college admission insights that I have determined to be quite significant for students about [...]

Aug 24, 2016

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free” – Michelangelo

By | 2016-10-25T10:26:58+00:00 August 24th, 2016|The College Concept Blog|0 Comments

Quote of the Day: "I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free." - Michelangelo You may wonder why the college application process has gotten so intense that students need an educational consultant like me. Actually, the esteemed Harvard University recently published a study on that very issue. The study [...]

Apr 19, 2016

What to do if your student has been waitlisted

By | 2016-10-25T10:26:58+00:00 April 19th, 2016|The College Concept Blog|0 Comments

Your student has been waitlisted at her/his dream school - now what? It can be frustrating to have to consider the options. Accept the sure thing offer from a less desired school? Take our chances and wait to hear back from Dream School? I have helped waitlisted students get accepted on many occasions, so if [...]