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Undergraduate Admission

» Meet Your Undergraduate Admission Counselor

Our counselors are your main point of contact with all things Chapman and review applications for undergraduate admission. We can answer any questions you may have about the application process, academic programs or student life.

Please note: California is divided between our whole counseling team. Some high schools are listed separately from their county. If you have questions regarding who your counselor is please email us at admit@chapman.edu.

photo of Marcela Mejia-Martinez - Assistant Vice President of Admission

Marcela Mejia-Martinez - Assistant Vice President of Admission

Out-of-State: Hawaii (Neighbor Islands), Puerto Rico
photo of Armen Sarkisian - Director of First Year Admission

Armen Sarkisian - Director of First Year Admission

Out-of-state: Colorado, Guam, Hawaii (Oahu), Utah, Wyoming
photo of Shannon Crogan - Director of Transfer Admission

Shannon Crogan - Director of Transfer Admission

Transfer students from both two-year and four-year colleges
photo of Ali Klein - Sr. Associate Director of International Initiatives

Ali Klein - Sr. Associate Director of International Initiatives

International Students and U.S. Students Abroad
photo of Garrett Addison - Assistant Director of Admission

Garrett Addison - Assistant Director of Admission

Out-of-state: Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington
photo of Marie Bury - Assistant Director of Admission

Marie Bury - Assistant Director of Admission

California Regions: Far Northern California down to Marin County and City of San Francisco, Central Coast cities and city of Ojai
California School: Pacific Academy - Irvine
Out-of-state: Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina
photo of Casey Decker - Assistant Director of Admission

Casey Decker - Assistant Director of Admission

California School: Orange County School of the Arts
Out-of-state: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont
photo of Amy Hammer - Assistant Director of Admission

Amy Hammer - Assistant Director of Admission

California Regions: San Mateo County, Santa Clara County
photo of Christian  Aguilar - Senior Admission Counselor

Christian Aguilar - Senior Admission Counselor

California Regions: Hollywood, East Los Angeles, South and South Central Los Angeles, Long Beach
California Schools: Century High School, Fountain Valley High School, Hector Godinez High School, Middle College High School, Nova Academy Early College High School, Pacific Tech School, Saddleback High School, Samueli Academy, Santa Ana High School, Segerstrom High School, Valley High School
photo of Summer Blair - Admission Counselor

Summer Blair - Admission Counselor

California Region: San Fernando Valley
California Schools: Canyon High School, El Modena High School, Villa Park High School
Out-of-State: Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Delaware, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia
photo of Carlos Leyva - Admission Counselor

Carlos Leyva - Admission Counselor

California Regions: Alameda, Contra Costa County, Oakland, Sacramento County
California Schools: Cerritos High School, Cornelia Connelly School, Crean Lutheran High School, Fairmont Preparatory Academy, Gretchen Whitney High School, Irvine High School, Lutheran High School of Orange County, Northwood High School, Portola High School, University High School, Woodbridge High School
photo of Gabriel Madrid - Admission Counselor

Gabriel Madrid - Admission Counselor

California Regions: City of San Diego and South San Diego, Covina and West Covina, Riverside, San Bernardino
Out-of-state: Southern Texas (including Austin, Houston, San Antonio)
photo of Yazmin Mendez - Transfer Admission Counselor

Yazmin Mendez - Transfer Admission Counselor

Transfer students from both two-year and four-year colleges
photo of Juliet Olsen - Admission Counselor

Juliet Olsen - Admission Counselor

California Region: North San Diego
California Schools: Dana Hills High School, Jserra Catholic High School, Mater Dei High School, Sage Hill School, Saint Margarets Episcopal School, San Clemente High School, Santa Margarita High School, Tarbut V’Torah
Out-of-state: Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico
photo of Tracy Rastello - Admission Counselor

Tracy Rastello - Admission Counselor

California Schools: Los Alamitos High School, Oxford Academy
photo of Sadie Reeves - Admission Counselor

Sadie Reeves - Admission Counselor

California Region: West Los Angeles
California Schools: Arnold O Beckman High School, Brea Olinda High School, Foothill High School, Orange High School, Tustin High School
Out-of-State: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Texas (Northern Region, including Dallas and Fort Worth), Wisconsin
photo of Cailyn Heffernan - Admission Representative

Cailyn Heffernan - Admission Representative

California Regions: Glendale, Pasadena, Santa Barbara and West Ventura Counties, South Orange County, Whittier