Our Undergraduate Admissions staff is dedicated and focused on helping students and their families through the admissions process. We want to get to know you - and your vision for your future - and help you determine if Alvernia is the right fit for you.

 

There are many facets to choosing a college and we will assist you in any way you wish, from visiting our campus to submitting your application to enrolling as an Alvernia student. Our experienced, friendly Admissions counselors are always available to guide you along your own individual path to earning your degree (and enjoying your life as a college student along the way), whether you are a high school senior, a student transferring from another college, a military veteran or an international student.

 

You can contact each Admissions Counselor below by clicking their name to email them directly. You can also email our main Admissions inbox or call our office at 610-796-8269. Don't hesitate to reach out, we are happy to assist in any way!

Undergraduate Visits
Vice-President of Enrollment Management Mary-Alice Ozechoski
Mary-Alice Ozechoski
Vice President for Enrollment Management
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Joshua Tehonica
Sr. Associate Director of Recruitment
610-796-8227

Counselor Territory: Berks County, PA school districts - Brandywine Heights, Daniel Boone, Fleetwood, Hamburg, High Point Baptist, Kings Academy, Kutztown, Oley Valley, Tulpehocken and Schuylkill Valley.
Bret Krotee
Bret Krotee
Sr. Associate Director for Transfer Services & Veterans Affairs
610-796-5510

Counselor Territory: All U.S. transfer students. Also, support & guidance for active military, reserves, veterans and military dependents.
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Kaitlyn Yourkavitch
Assistant Director of Admission for Dual Enrollment
610-796-8221

Counselor Territory: Creates opportunities for high school students from the region to enroll in dual credit courses at Alvernia.
Sibel Ahi
Sibel Ahi
Director of International Student Recruitment
610-568-1473

Counselor Territory: All countries outside the United States.
Diana Rodriguez
Diana Rodriguez
Assistant Director of Access & Inclusion
610-796-8370

Counselor Territory: Berks County, PA school districts - Antietam, Berks Catholic, Berks Christian, Boyertown, Conestoga Christian, Conrad Weiser, Exeter, Fairview Christian, Governor Mifflin, Muhlenberg, Reading, Wilson and Wyomissing. Other PA - Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Schuylkill, Perry and Snyder counties.
Travis Hoshauer
Travis Hoshauer
Assistant Director of Admissions for Counselor Relations
610-568-1481

Counselor Territory: PA - Bucks and Montgomery counties. NJ - Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris, Passaic, Sussex and Warren counties. NY - Kings, Nassau, New York, Queens, Richmond, Suffolk and West Chester counties.
Ellen Raum
Ellen Raum
Admissions Counselor
610-568-1480

Counselor Territory: PA - Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster and Lebanon counties. Also all central and western PA counties.
Sardis Melo
Sardis Melo
Bilingual Admissions Counselor
610-790-1942

Counselor Territory: PA - Adams, Franklin and York counties. All Washington DC, MD and VA, as well as all other U.S. states.
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Cecelia Grant
Admissions Counselor
610–796–8210

Counselor Territory: PA - Bradford, Carbon, Delaware, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Northampton, Philadelphia, Pike, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming counties. The state of Delaware and all NY counties outside the New York City region.
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Arielle Phillips
Admissions Counselor
610-796-8207

Counselor Territory: NJ - Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, Salem, Somerset and Union counties. Also all New England states - Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Jennifer Biggerstaff
Jennifer Biggerstaff
Director of Enrollment Operations
610-568-1478
Lynn Sakkman
Lynn Sakmann
Campus Visit Coordinator
610-796-8269
Linda Spangenberg
Linda Spangenberg
Executive Administrative Assistant
Office of the Vice President for Enrollment Management & The Student Experience
610-796-3005
Rhonda Cosgrove
Rhonda Cosgrove
Data Operations Assistant
610-568-1529