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Admissions

We are committed to ensuring that Dunwoody is the right fit for you. To do that we spend time getting to know you – the whole you. During the admissions process we seek to understand how you learn and what you are looking for in a school. Dunwoody College is an investment in your future and we are dedicated to ensuring the enrollment process is not only clear and uncomplicated – but focused around you.

What our students say about Dunwoody

The Sounds of Our Generation

What is Technical Education?

Admissions FAQs

For Prospective Students

Are monthly Open Houses being held in person?
Yes. Dunwoody is offering monthly, in-person Open Houses at our Minneapolis campus. To register, visit: dunwoody.edu/openhouse.

If I can’t attend an Open House, what are my other options?
We would love to schedule a one-on-one personal tour or connect with you remotely! We can set up a tour or a virtual meeting with video conferencing. We can also chat with you over the phone, or just communicate through email and text. Contact admissions@dunwoody.edu to start connecting.

How can I see more about what Dunwoody is like?
Connecting with us on social media, reading our news blog, and checking out our YouTube and Vimeo channels are great ways to get a feel for the Dunwoody student experience. You can also take our virtual tour.

For Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance!

Meet Your Admissions Team

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Jessica Hamre

Senior Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3079

jhamre@dunwoody.edu

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Mohammed Khan

Senior Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3310

mkhan@dunwoody.edu

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Macy Lee

Senior Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3317

mlee@dunwoody.edu

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

I love that Dunwoody has such a large variety of programs to offer potential students.

Favorite part about working with students:

My favorite part about working with students is seeing them graduate. I know that it’s very tough at times when going to school, but to overcome all of that and graduate knowing that they put in hard work to be there is truly what makes it special.

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Gardening
  • Home remodeling

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

Since it’s founding, Dunwoody has helped more than 250,000 graduates make an impact in their respective career fields. Many of these same graduates, along with numerous industry partners, have contributed to Dunwoody’s continued success as a private, non-profit, state-of-the-art, hands-on institution, which produces graduates who are able to hit the ground running.

Favorite part about working with students:

I am proud to play a part in helping applicants visualize their career goals, and to ultimately see themselves graduate and land lucrative jobs within their fields of study.

Hobbies outside of work:

I enjoy reading, working out, and playing pickup basketball games. I also love spending time with my children, helping them learn and develop into decent individuals.

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

Two of my favorite things about Dunwoody are the legacy the institution continues to maintain and that we offer in-demand programs that directly support the industries that Minnesota was built on.

Favorite part about working with students:

My favorite part about working with students is having the opportunity to be part of a student’s aspiration. I love to see students complete their education and walk across the stage at graduation.

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Traveling
  • Trying new restaurants
  • Dancing
  • Enjoying the company of family and friends
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Matthew Lyons

Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3083

mlyons@dunwoody.edu

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Amber McCollow

Senior Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.8209

amccollow@dunwoody.edu

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Kelly O’Brien

Director of Admissions

Phone: 612.381.3302

kobrien@dunwoody.edu

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

Dunwoody has a century-long history of philanthropy that shaped the metro like no other organization, it’s amazing to help carry on that tradition.

Favorite part about working with students:

My favorite part of this job is seeing students go from Freshman orientation to becoming successful members of their career field.

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Working on my doctorate degree
  • Balancing family, work, and school

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

When I think of Dunwoody, I think of success. Dunwoody is a pillar in the community, and I am extremely proud to be part of that. It’s an honor to work with the students, staff, and faculty here.

Favorite part about working with students:

It is such a pleasure to see students begin their educational journey. To see a student succeed is why I love my job.

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Traveling
  • Trying new restaurants
  • Dancing
  • Enjoying the company of family and friends

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

I admire Dunwoody’s student focused culture, hands-on learning, and the fact that over 99% of our graduates secure employment in their career field (students really get the return on their investment here).

Favorite part about working with students:

Admissions is the best job on campus; we get to meet with students when their dreams are just an idea, and assist them in making that dream a reality. I love interacting with the students and I am very fortunate to be able to do that for a living!

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Four-wheeling
  • Listening to vinyl records
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Mary Rasmussen

Senior Enrollment Project Manager

Phone: 612.381.3336

mrasmussen@dunwoody.edu

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Becky Somers

Admissions Data Analyst

Phone: 612.381.3081

rsomers@dunwoody.edu

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Chet VanBlaricum

Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.8221

cvanblaricum@dunwoody.edu

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

I love Dunwoody’s rich history. As an employee, I have had the privilege of experiencing the College’s continued growth and forward movement. Students are the best part about working here.

Favorite part about working with students:

My favorite event is graduation – which is also my favorite part about working with students. It’s enriching to watch students grow and gain confidence during their tenure as a student. Dunwoody graduates remind me what we are all working for – their successes and bright futures.

Favorite things about Dunwoody:

I love that Dunwoody’s rich history has helped shape the Twin Cities into what it is today.

Favorite part about working with students:

My favorite part about working with students is watching them grow and listening to what excites them about the education they are receiving. It’s fun to watch it all click together and to hear about the positive impact that their education is having on their lives.

Hobbies outside of work:

  • Writing
  • Coding
  • Hiking
  • Making jewelry
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Cynthia McDonald

Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3341

cmcdonald@dunwoody.edu

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Matthew Mincy

Regional Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.3087

mmincey@dunwoody.edu

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Kimberly Plombon

Senior Regional Admissions Counselor

Phone: 612.381.8244

kplombon@dunwoody.edu