Counselor Resources

The Office of Admissions values our partnership with high school and community college counselors. We are committed to providing you with the information you need to help your students learn about our application processes. As we strive to keep you well-informed about what's happening in Western's Office of Admissions, we welcome your feedback and suggestions for how the Office of Admissions can better support you and your students.

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Announcement on Test Score Requirements for 2021

Western will not require test scores for students applying for 2021 (winter, spring, or fall), but will consider them if submitted.

New Regional Admissions Counselors

The Western Washington University Office of Admissions is thrilled to welcome our two new Regional Admissions Counselors.

We Admit Blog

A quarterly newsletter for our high school and community college counseling partners.

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Our Counseling Staff

Diana Feinson smiling on the lawn of Old Main. She wears a white striped button up shirt.

Diana Feinson

Campus Visit Manager
I work with students from:
  • New Mexico
  • Wyoming
  • Northeast U.S.
  • Midwest U.S.
  • Southeast U.S.
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Freddy Collins

Senior Admissions Counselor — Multicultural Outreach Coordinator
I work with students from:
  • North King County
  • Snohomish County
Jacob Joens-Poulton smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. He wears a navy sweater over a blue button up shirt.

Jacob Joens-Poulton

Admissions Counselor
I work with students from:
  • East King County
  • East Pierce County
  • West Pierce County
  • San Juan and Island Counties
  • Southern California
Julia Ide smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. She wears a white button up shirt.

Julia Ide

Spokane Regional Admissions Counselor
I work with students from:
  • South King County
  • Eastern Washington Counties
  • Spokane County
  • Central Washington Counties
  • Idaho
  • Montana
Robert Stolzberg smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. He wears a navy suit with a pale blue button up shirt and blue striped tie.

Robert Stolzberg

Admissions Counselor
I work with students from:
  • The Peninsula
  • Southwest Washington
  • Alaska
  • Oregon
Tina Castillo smiling on the lawn of Old Main. She wears a cream sweater with a beaded neckline.

Tina Castillo

Admissions Counselor
I work with students from:
  • Skagit County
  • Whatcom County
  • Arizona
  • Colorado
Brent Bode smiling on the lawn of Old Main. He wears a black shawl-collared blazer with a robin's egg blue checkered button up shirt.

Brent Bode

Assistant Director of Admissions
I work with students from:
  • Northern California
  • Nevada
  • Independent Educational Consultants
Casey Egger smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. He wears a navy suit, button up shirt with a navy grid pattern, and a dark blue tie. He has a Western alumni pin on his lapel.

Casey Egger

International Admissions & Outreach Manager
I work with students from:
  • International Students
  • U.S. Territories and U.S. Citizens Living Abroad
Cezar Mesquita smiling on the lawn of Old Main. He wears a charcoal suit, white button up shirt, and pale gold and navy patterned tie.

Cezar Mesquita

Director of Admissions
I work with students from:
  • Everywhere!
Grace Jones smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. She wears a navy blue dress.

Grace Jones

Associate Director of Admissions for Outreach and Access
I work with students from:
  • Hawaii
  • Utah
  • Home Schooled Students
Jeanne Gaffney smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. She wears a plum top decorated with small beads.

Jeanne Gaffney

Associate Director of Admissions
Jo Golden smiling in front of the steps of Old Main. She wears a dark blue and white floral blouse.

Jo Golden

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions and Campus Programs