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Undergraduate admissions
(804) 828-1222 or (800) 841-3638

Graduate admissions 
(804) 828-6916

International admissions 
(804) 828-6016


Office of Admissions staff


Robert Aveson, Admissions counselor [View Image]

Robert Aveson

Admissions counselor and travel coordinator
Territory: Virginia Governor's Schools; Kentucky, South Carolina, West Virginia

Katie Hines [View Image]

Katie Hines

Admissions counselor
¡Hola! Mi nombre es Katie y puedo hablar, leer y escribir en español. Hello, my name is Katie and I speak, read and write Spanish. Territory: Northern Virginia

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Terrence Jenkins

Transfer counselor
Territory: Northern Virginia, Lord Fairfax, Dabney Lancaster, Blue Ridge, Maryland Community Colleges

Linwood Johnson [View Image]

Linwood Johnson

Admissions Counselor
Territory: Central Virginia and City of Richmond, Virginia; Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

Amir Khozaei, Admission counselor [View Image]

Amir Khozaei

Admissions counselor Salam, Esm man Amir ast va Farsi sohbat mikonam. Hello, my name is Amir and I speak Farsi.
Territory: Southside Virginia; Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas

Frederick Lyles [View Image]

Frederick Lyles

Regional recruiter
Territory: Maryland

Katie O'Keefe, Admissions Counselor [View Image]

Katie O'Keefe

Admissions counselor
Territory: Northern Virginia; Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming

Tonisha Pitchford [View Image]

Tonisha Pitchford

Admissions counselor
Territory: Tidewater Virginia; Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Puerto Rico

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Beth Tartaglia

Regional recruiter
Territory: Pennsylvania, Delaware

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Timothy Thurston

Regional recruiter
Territory: New York

Ashae Williams [View Image]

Ashae Williams

Admissions counselor
Territory: Northern Neck and Southwest Virginia; Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee

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Kittinun Wongsirikul

Scholarship coordinator
สวัสดีฉันชื่อกิตตินันท์และฉันพูดภาษาไทยได้ Hello, my name is Kittinun and I speak Thai.

Liz Allums [View Image]

Liz Allums

Admissions Counselor
Virginia Territory: Shenandoah Out-of-State Territory: Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin


Shanee Crews [View Image]

Shaneé Crews

Senior associate director of undergraduate admissions

Chyanne Trowel [View Image]

Chyanne Trowell

Assistant director of undergraduate admissions
Territory: Chesterfield, Hanover and Henrico, Virginia

Dominick White [View Image]

Dominick White

Associate director of undergraduate admissions


Karrie Lee Bell [View Image]

Karrie Leigh Bell

Admissions event coordinator

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I. Wayan Mastriyana

Assistant director of graduate and international admissions
Phone: (804) 828-1300

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Talia Anderson

Graduate admissions processor
Phone: (804) 828-6916

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Crystal W. Wade

Graduate admissions coordinator
Phone: (804) 828-6916

Photo of I. Wayan Mastriyana [View Image]

I. Wayan Mastriyana

Assistant director for graduate and international admissions
Phone: (804) 828-1300

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Ashley Brown

International admissions processor-DSO
Phone: (804) 828-6016

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Aliça Hodges

International admissions coordinator-DSO/ARO
Phone: (804) 828-6016


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Sybil Halloran, Ph.D.

Senior associate vice president for Strategic Enrollment Management

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Vishon Luck

Director of undergraduate admissions

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Box 842526
Richmond, VA 23284-2526

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