Meet the Admissions Team
Director of Admissions
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Education: B.S., Community Health Planning and Administration; M.A., Professional Development
A note from the Director: Welcome! Whether you are a student choosing your first college, a transfer student making a change, or a professional student selecting a graduate or professional program, choosing a college is an exciting, yet overwhelming, process. Do your research and choose wisely. Our team is here to help guide you through the admission’s process. We want you to discover all the great things about TWU.
If you have questions about TWU, I encourage you to contact our Office of Admissions. We look forward to meeting you.
Associate Director of Admissions
Hometown: Tulsa, OK
Education: B.A., Journalism and Convergent News Emphasis in New Media; M.S.L., Organizational Leadership
Favorite thing about TWU: Texas Woman’s provides its students with the comfort of exploring their individuality. The university serves students from an array of backgrounds while providing quality education and support centered around the student and their growth.
Arissa Gaytan, Ed.D.
Assistant Director of Admissions
Hometown: El Paso, TX
Education: B.S., Communication Studies; M.Ed., Student Development and Leadership in Higher Education; Ed.D., Educational Leadership - Higher Education
Favorite thing about TWU: Texas Woman's has the most affordable tuition in the DFW area. This university has the feel of a private school but measures in at the public school price, making it one of the most academically rich environments for its cost.
Hometown: Tacoma, WA
Education: B.A., Business Communication
Favorite thing about TWU: The variety of student organizations on campus. With over 140 student organizations there’s something for everyone.
Hometown: Dallas, TX
Education: B.S., Health Studies
Favorite thing about TWU: There are so many hidden gems within the university; such as the value of our education. We also offer plenty of resources to help our students develop outside of the classroom.
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Education: B.A., Political Science
Favorite thing about TWU: As an experienced transfer counselor, I’m impressed by the number of resources that are offered to transfer students.
Hometown: Commerce, TX
Education: B.A.A.S., Business Administration
Favorite thing about TWU: My favorite thing about TWU is that all students regardless of gender, ethnicity or age are welcome. The campus is nestled among beautiful oak trees and peaceful lounging areas. This environment, paired with faculty and staff that genuinely care, allows our students to succeed not only academically, but also holistically in their TWU journey.
Hometown: Bowie, TX
Education: B.B.A., Business Administration; B.B.A., Music Business
Favorite thing about TWU: The TWU atmosphere is one of inclusion, creativity and community involvement, along with an excellent education at an affordable cost.
Denton Campus Staff
Assistant Director of E-Communications
Hometown: Miami, FL
Education: B.S., Liberal Studies-Psychology; M.S., School Psychology
Favorite thing about TWU: My favorite thing about TWU is definitely the community-feeling atmosphere around campus. As a staff member and student, I enjoy seeing everyone come together! From move-in days and orientations, we are always excited to welcome others.
Data Entry Operator II
Hometown: Denton, TX
Education: B.G.S. Bachelor of General Studies
Favorite thing about TWU: Growing up in Denton and attending as a student, I have always found the campus to be so beautiful and tranquil. No matter where I am at on campus, I am able to reminisce about my time as a student.
Collin Higher Education Center Staff
Assistant Director of Admissions - Collin Higher Education Center
Hometown: Marshall, TX
Education: B.S., Psychology
Favorite thing about TWU: I like the beautiful campus and the friendly people!
Dallas Campus Staff
Assistant Director of Admissions - Graduate
Hometown: Tyler, TX
Education: B.A., Political Science; M.S., Higher Education Administration
Favorite thing about TWU: The quality, prestige and versatility of academic programs, majors and degrees.
Houston Campus Staff
Hometown: Brentwood, NY
Education: B.S., Childhood Education; M.Ed., Childhood Education
Favorite thing about TWU: I enjoy sharing the many opportunities available to prospective students. I love getting to meet students, assisting them in learning about TWU and helping them paint a picture of their future as students and graduates.
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