If you haven’t applied to UMass Boston yet for next spring, we have just the event for you! The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is hosting a Transfer Application Day on December 8th from 9-10:30 a.m. I really like these days because it gives us counselors an opportunity to sit down and meet with you face-to-face, [...]
Transferring credits does not have to be stressful; this is especially the case when transferring to UMass Boston. Since you are reading this, I am assuming that UMass Boston is on your radar, which it should be (in my humble opinion). Transfer Credits If you’re interested in seeing how your credits will transfer to UMass [...]
It’s happening on October 13, 2012! Prospective undergraduates: Don’t forget to register for Open House . I would hate for you to miss this great opportunity. Each year, UMass Boston opens it’s doors to prospective students and gives you a chance to: Explore campus by taking a student-led walking tour packed full of information about [...]
UMass Boston has come back to life with new and returning students. The buzz and activity on campus surely is difficult to ignore! It is an energy that my colleagues and I feed off of! The beginning of the fall semester at UMass Boston marks the promise of new beginnings, new opportunities, and a chance [...]
All of us in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions (including myself, of course) have been busy processing applications and making sure your Transfer Credit Evaluations are up to par prior to being sent out to you. For those of you that may still be thinking of applying to UMass Boston for the fall 2012 semester, [...]
As fall fades into winter (it will happen one day) and pumpkin spice lattes transition to peppermint mochas (I swear Starbucks isn’t paying me), there are a few important dates coming up at UMass Boston that you may want to jot down on your calendar. December 10 – Showcase Saturday – Come visit UMass Boston, [...]
Ten reasons why I’m thankful for UMass Boston (in no particular order): Admissions team – Our admissions team is dedicated to helping you along the application process, answering your questions and informing you of all the things UMass Boston has to offer. Stop in and say hello! Location, location, location – Just 3 miles from [...]
Not only does UMass Boston have a 96% green rating (thank you, Princeton Review) but we also have our own secret garden right in the heart of campus. If you haven’t checked out the Biology Department’s greenhouse yet, you certainly should: It is a little piece of [...]
As travel season winds down, I find myself reflecting on the experiences I had connecting with students on the road. Today I had a great conversation with a student at North Shore Community College. She walked up to my table with pep in her step and a smile on her face. She was looking for [...]
Transfer Articulation Officer. What does that mean? It means that if it has something to do with transfer admissions at UMass Boston, I have my hand in it; from recruitment to Transfer Credit Evaluations to transfer credit petitions and much more! So, there’s some information about what I do, here’s a little bit more about who I am:
- I received my Bachelor of Arts in Classics from UMass Amherst in 2004
- I recently received my Masters of Education in April 2011 from Northeastern University
- I am a strong advocate for education, specifically public education which is why I love working at UMass Boston.
My favorite part of my job is working with and helping students. I am excited for this opportunity to reach out to more of you. Stay tuned!