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Undergraduate Admissions

Connect with Your Admissions Counselor

Our purpose in admissions is to get to know you on a personal level and help you navigate the application process. We encourage you to reach out to us with questions and to find out more about Quinnipiac.

Our counselors travel across the country to meet with prospective students like you. Each of our counselors is focused on specific regions. Please contact the counselor dedicated to your area with your specific questions.

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If you’re not sure who your counselor is, please reach out to us — we’ll get you connected with the right person. Contact us

Counselor Contact Information

Associate Director of Admissions

Call: 203-582-7747

Email: elizabeth.allen@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Massachusetts: Western Massachusetts (Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden and Hampshire counties)

  • New York: Hudson Valley (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Sullivan, Ulster, Rockland and Westchester counties) and Upstate

Elizabeth Allen
Elizabeth Allen

Admissions Counselor

Call: 203-582-6709

Email: david.beaton@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Connecticut: Middlesex, New Haven and New London counties


Associate Director of Admissions/Coordinator of Multicultural Outreach

Call: 203-582-7857

Email: erika.castillo@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • New York: Long Island and Queens

Erika Castillo
Erika Castillo

Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions/Transcript Evaluator

Call: 203-582-7952

Email: alexandra.collingwood@qu.edu


  • Transfer students

  • Part-time students

  • Undergraduate bachelor's-degree completion students

Ali Collingwood
Ali Collingwood

Assistant Director of Admissions
Coordinator of Multicultural Outreach

Call: 203-582-8342

Email: randy.ferguson@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • New Jersey: Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Middlesex, Ocean and Salem counties

  • New York: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan and Staten Island


Senior Associate Director of Admissions
Coordinator of Community College Outreach

Call: 203-582-3675

Email: brittney.finoia@qu.edu


  • Transfer students

  • Part-time students

  • Undergraduate bachelor's degree-completion students


Director of International Admissions and Recruitment

Email: sarah.gardner@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Outside of the United States (international)

Sarah Gardner
Sarah Gardner

Associate Director of Admissions and Communications

Call: 203-582-7826

Email: michael.james2@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • New Jersey: Bergen, Essex, Hunterdon, Hudson, Mercer, Monmouth, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and Warren counties

  • South:

    • Alabama

    • Arkansas

    • Georgia

    • Kentucky

    • Louisiana

    • Mississippi

    • North Carolina

    • Oklahoma

    • South Carolina

    • Tennessee

    • Texas

Michael James
Michael James

Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions

Call: 203-582-6713

Email: jeanne.liu@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Connecticut: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, New Haven, Tolland and Windham counties

Also assists:

  • Accelerated BS in Nursing students


Admissions Counselor

Call: 203-582-7881

Email: michael.mancuso@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Midwest:

    • Illinois

    • Indiana

    • Iowa

    • Kansas

    • Michigan

    • Minnesota

    • Missouri

    • Nebraska

    • North Dakota

    • Ohio

    • South Dakota

    • Wisconsin

  • New England:

    • Maine

    • New Hampshire

    • Rhode Island

    • Vermont

Michael Manusco
Michael Manusco

Senior Associate Director/Director of Recruitment

Call: 203-582-7720

Email: timothy.o'sullivan2@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Alaska

  • Arizona

  • California

  • Colorado

  • Florida

  • Hawaii

  • Idaho

  • Massachusetts: Central Massachusetts (Worcester County), Eastern Massachusetts and Greater Boston (Barnstable, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth and Suffolk counties)

  • Montana

  • Nevada

  • New Mexico

  • Oregon

  • Utah

  • Washington

  • West Virginia

  • Wyoming


Director of Campus Visit Experience

Call: 203-582-7984

Email: maria.porto@qu.edu

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions

Email: julia.ross@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Delaware

  • Pennsylvania: Eastern

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions

Email: andrew.vuocolo@qu.edu

Assists students from:

  • Maryland

  • Pennsylvania: Central and Western

  • Virginia

  • Washington, D.C. (District of Columbia)

Admissions Leadership

Dean of Admissions

Call: 203-582-7644

Email: karissa.peckham@qu.edu

Director of Admissions

Call: 203-582-3457

Email: elizabeth.ludovico@qu.edu