Associate Director of Admission
Home Town: New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State University Class of 2014
Major: Communication Studies
Favorite Spot on Campus
I love the Amphitheatre because it can serve various needs, including outdoor worship and concerts. It's a great centralized location to bring members of the Pepperdine community together. When there isn't an event going on, it's a scenic area that provides space to reflect, recharge, and reset.
Tips For Applying
Top 3 recommendations for applying
- Lead in your environment. You may not have access to all of the opportunities, but you can still lead and serve within your community.
- Be yourself. This moment is not just about making sure you are a good fit for Pepperdine. This is your moment to make sure Pepperdine is a good fit for you.
- Reach out to us. You do not have to go through this process alone.
Advice for essays and supplemental question
Academic Achievements + Personal Achievements = Experiences! There is no need to use your essays to list activities and grades. We will see that in the application. Focus on highlighting those experiences that showcase who you are and your potential.
Other general advice
Learn about our campus. Review the mission statement and strategic goals of Pepperdine. Look up the various opportunities within our community such as academic program offerings, study abroad programs, and student clubs and organizations.
Working in the Office of Admission
My favorite aspect about working in the Office of Admission
Working in the Office of Admission at Pepperdine allows me to work with staff who are dedicated to welcoming students from various backgrounds in our holistic learning community.