Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Mailing address:

MSC 1089-105-05
Washington University in St. Louis
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Find us on campus at:

Sumers Welcome Center
1 Wrighton Way
St. Louis, Missouri
63105

  • 800-638-0700
  • 314-935-6000
Portrait of Grace Chapin James

Grace Chapin James

Executive Director of Undergraduate Admissions
She/Her/Hers

New York (Brooklyn) and Missouri (St. Louis County: Ladue Horton Watkins High School, Mary Institute Country Day School, and University City High School); India

Susan Kapp Portrait

Susan M. Kapp

Assistant Vice Provost for Admissions & Financial Aid
She/Her/Hers

Ronné P. Turner

Vice Provost of Admissions & Financial Aid
She/Her/Hers

Hawaii and Missouri (St. Louis County: Clayton High School and John Burroughs School); Switzerland

Andrea L. Baez-Perez

Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

Florida and Puerto Rico

Professional portrait of David Bell

David H.B. Bell

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Tennessee

Professional Portrait of Nakeyah Bradford

Nakeyah Bradford

Senior Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia

Chemar Bufford

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Illinois (South/Southwest/West Chicago Suburbs), Minnesota, and Wisconsin

Isabel Carleton

Assistant Director of Admissions & Aid
She/Her/Hers

Missouri – St. Charles County and St. Louis County (excluding select schools)

Professional portrait of Demetrius Coleman

Demetrius Coleman

Associate Director
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Indiana, Michigan, New York (upstate), and Pennsylvania (eastern)

Portrait of Virginia Elliott

Virginia Elliott

Regional Assistant Director of Admissions
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Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas (Austin & San Antonio)

Morgan Farrar portrait

Morgan Farrar

Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

Illinois (City of Chicago and North/Northwest Chicago Suburbs)

John Frahm portrait

John Frahm

Senior Assistant Director
He/Him/His

California (Northern CA: Marin, San Francisco, and Santa Clara Counties, Central Coast)

Allison Frieze

Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

People’s Republic of China

Professional portrait of Jackie Gao

Jackie Gao

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Arizona, California (Central Valley, Imperial Valley, Northern CA: Sacramento, Oakland & East Bay), New Mexico, and Nevada

Professional portrait of Lia Garofolo

Lia Garofolo

Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri (Kansas City), and Nebraska

Mandy Hart

Mandy Hart

Deputy Director
She/Her/Hers

Ohio, Pennsylvania (western), and West Virginia; Countries in Europe (excluding Switzerland and the United Kingdom)

Portrait of Grace Chapin James

Grace Chapin James

Executive Director of Undergraduate Admissions
She/Her/Hers

New York (Brooklyn) and Missouri (St. Louis County: Ladue Horton Watkins High School, Mary Institute Country Day School, and University City High School); India

Phil Layfield

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Idaho, Missouri (Southern and Western: excluding Kansas City), Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming

Professional portrait of Sarah Myers

Sarah Ostroot

Associate Director
She/Her/Hers

California (Southern California: Greater Los Angeles)

Bill Prescott

Associate Director
He/Him/His

California (Southern California: South Orange County, Riverside, Anaheim, and San Diego) and Colorado; Canada and Countries in Oceania

William Roberts

William Roberts

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Connecticut and New York (Long Island, Queens, and Westchester)

Dacoda Scarlett

Associate Director
He/Him/His

Iowa, Illinois (outside of Chicagoland), and Missouri (Eastern Missouri excluding St. Louis and St. Charles counties)

Adonis Skinner

Regional Assistant Director of Admissions
He/Him/His

Texas (excluding Austin & San Antonio)

Joe Solaro

Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont

Victor Thomas Portrait

Victor Thomas

Deputy Director of Admissions
He/Him/His

New York (Bronx and Manhattan): United Kingdom, Countries in the Caribbean, Central America, and South America

Ronné P. Turner

Vice Provost of Admissions & Financial Aid
She/Her/Hers

Hawaii and Missouri (St. Louis County: Clayton High School and John Burroughs School); Switzerland

Professional portrait of Kieran Uhlmansiek

Kieran Uhlmansiek

Assistant Director
She/Her/Hers

Delaware, New Jersey, and New York (Staten Island)

Professional portrait of Andrew Wesselmann

Andrew Wesselmann

Senior Assistant Director
He/Him/His

Countries in Africa, Asia (excluding India & People’s Republic of China), Eurasia, and Middle East

Professional portrait of Justin Wilson

Justin Wilson

Associate Director
He/Him/His

Alaska, Oregon, Missouri (St. Louis City), US Territories (excluding Puerto Rico), and Washington

Admissions Office

All other areas

Joe Golden

Admissions Services Coordinator
He/Him/His

Last names beginning with the letters: K-N

Diahann Hart

Admissions Services Coordinator
She/Her/Hers

Last names beginning with the letters: O-S

Pam Riedmeyer Portrait

Pam Riedmeyer

Admissions Services Coordinator
She/Her/Hers

Last names beginning with the letters: T-Z

Meagan Vines Portrait

Meagan Vines

Admissions Services Coordinator
She/Her/Hers

Last names beginning with the letters: A-D

 Ellen Ghidina

Coordinator of Events & Programming
She/Her/Hers

Jacqueline Goering

Associate Director of the Visit Experience
She/Her/Hers

Keaton Hackworth

Admissions Counselor
He/Him/His

Serves visitors in Sumers Welcome Center on campus

Professional portrait of Jennie Jean-Jacques

Jennie Jean-Jacques

Manager of Visit Experience Student Staff
She/Her/Hers

Lexie Jordon

Admissions Counselor
She/Her/Hers

Serves visitors in Sumers Welcome Center on campus

Aaron Morris

Admissions Counselor
He/Him/His

Serves visitors in Sumers Welcome Center on campus

Jessica Napier

Jessica Napier

Administrative Coordinator of the Visit Experience
She/Her/Hers

Katie Piedmont

Katie Piedmont

Director of the Visit Experience
She/Her/Hers

Maddie Simons

Admissions Counselor
She/Her/Hers

Serves visitors in Sumers Welcome Center on campus

Emily Smolenski

Coordinator of Events & Programming
She/Her/Hers

Nhia Solari

Admissions Counselor
She/Her/Hers

Serves visitors in Sumers Welcome Center on campus

Gabrielle Taylor

Coordinator of Events & Programming
She/Her/Hers