College & Career Fair - Day 4

Private & Out-of-State Universities Day

Workshops & Breakout Rooms

4:30 p.m. | The Common Application

Applying to a private university? Learn how to navigate through the Common Application and the steps it takes to become a successful applicant.

5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. | Private & Out-of-State University Representatives Breakout Rooms

Private and Out-of-state University Representatives Breakout Rooms

Each breakout room will be divided into sessions that will occur concurrently every 30-minutes and consist of a presentation from representatives followed by Q & A. You will be able to switch rooms at any time during and at the end of each session.

  • Room 1: University of Redlands, Vanguard University, Northern Arizona University, & Cal Lutheran University
  • Room 2: Biola University, Soka University of America, Santa Clara University, & Cal Baptist University
  • Room 3: Azusa Pacific University, University of La Verne, Menlo College, University of New Mexico, & University of the West
  • Room 4: Whittier College, Marymount California University, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, & Hope International University
  • Room 5: University of Southern California, Columbia College Hollywood, Hawaii Pacific University, & Laguna College of Art & Design
  • Room 6: Harvard, Princeton, & Stanford
  • Room 7: University of San Francisco, Charles Drew University, Dominican University of California, Fresno Pacific University, & University of Nevada Las Vegas

If you have trouble accessing the breakout room, please email

Azusa Pacific University
Sara Hernandez, Undergraduate and International Admissions Representative

Biola University
Kayla Zuniga, Office of Admissions

California Baptist University
Neal Frank, Office of Undergraduate Admissions

California Lutheran University
James Turner, Admission Counselor

Charles Drew University
Laurell Black, Enrollment Outreach Manager

Columbia College Hollywood
Kit Rivers

Dominican University of California
Maria Gentile

Fresno Pacific University
Martha Fregoso

Hope International University
Shawn Dettmer, Office of Admissions
(714) 879-3901 ext. 2245

Laguna College of Art & Design
Amy Kells

Marymount California University
Angelica Graciano

Menlo College
Jamie Linton, Admissions Counselor

Soka University of America
Aaron Perry, Assistant Director of Admission

Stanford University
Rielly Wieners, Admissions Counselor

University of La Verne
Matt Rinehart, Assistant Director of Admission

University of Redlands
Dulce Garcia, Office of Admissions

University of San Francisco
Justin Nkemere, Admissions Counselor
(415) 422-5585

University of Southern California
Adriana Serrano, Senior Assistant Director

University of the West
Melanie Manzano, Enrollment Outreach Counselor

Vanguard University
Kim Johnson, Admissions Counselor-SoCal

Whittier College
Megan Poston

Harvard University
John Wang, Chair of the San Gabriel Valley Alumni
(617) 495-8821

Hawaii Pacific University
Michael Taylor, Associate Director of Admissions
(866) 353-3535

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
Alan Beaudoin, Associate Director of Admissions
(617) 823-8276

Northern Arizona University
Betsie Rugg-Stassen, California Recruitment Manager
(928) 523-2136

Princeton University
(609) 258-3060

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Meghan Fayette, Admission Counselor

University of New Mexico
Gary B, Student Recruitment Specialist
(505) 934-0283