Office: Kautz Admission House

Office hours: See our Campus Visit Schedule

Telephone: 845-437-7300 or 800-827-7270

Fax: 845-437-7063


Mailing address:
Office of Admission
Vassar College, Box 10
124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604-0010

Financial Aid contact information

Admissions Staff on the porch of Kautz Admission House
Photo by Christian Park '21

Art Rodriguez Dean of Admission and Student Financial Services

  • Regional Responsibilities: Southern California (San Diego), Hawaii & US Pacific Territories, Illinois 

J. C. Tesone  Director of Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: Southwestern Connecticut (Fairfield), New York (Putnam, central and northern Westchester)
  • International Responsibilities: Africa, Europe, the Middle East

Paola Gentry Associate Director of Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: New York (Manhattan, local/Mid-Hudson, Staten Island), central and western Pennsylvania, West Virginia
  • International Responsibilities: Central America, South America

Kelly Harrington Senior Assistant Director of Admission & Coordinator of the Alumnae/i Admissions Program

  • Regional Responsibilities: Northern New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina
  • International Responsibilities: Asia (Indian Subcontinent), Australia, New Zealand, Oceania

Sarah Fischer Senior Assistant Director of Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: Delaware, central and southern New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania
  • International Responsibilities: Asia (China & Pacific Rim)

Jenna Myers Assistant Director of Admission & Coordinator of Transfer Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: Alaska, District of Columbia, Idaho, Maryland, Montana, New York (Bronx, Orange, Rockland, southern Westchester), Oregon, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming
  • International Responsibilities: British Columbia

Rachelle Ehrman Assistant Director of Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: Arizona, Colorado, Maine, western Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, upstate New York, West Texas, Utah, Vermont
  • International Responsibilities: Canada (except British Columbia)

Michelle Harvey Assistant Director of Admission

  • Regional Responsibilities: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York (Brooklyn, Queens, Long Island), Tennessee
  • International Responsibilities: Caribbean

Rachel Miller Admission Counselor

  • Regional Responsibilities: Northern California, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Wisconsin

Shahid Naeem Admission Counselor

  • Regional Responsibilities: Connecticut (except southwestern Connecticut, Fairfield), Indiana, Kentucky, eastern Massachusetts, Michigan, Ohio, Rhode Island

Michael Garcia Admission Counselor

  • Regional Responsibilities: Southern California (Greater Los Angeles), Minnesota, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas (East, South)