Your Admission Counselor

Veronica Ortiz

Associate Director

1-844-BEARCAT (1-844-232-7228)

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Territories:  Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Wyoming, International and US Abroad.


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About your Admission Counselor

Favorite Things about Willamette:

The diversity of people here and the willingness to learn about coming together to share each other’s interests.

What do you recommend doing when visiting Salem?

Dancing in the rain.

Advice about the admission process:

Be true to yourself and represent yourself honestly.

Your best admission memory:

Recruiting and enrolling Native American students.

Best movie of all time:

The Gods Must Be Crazy.


Visit Schedule

Date / TimeLocationSchool / Event
September
Sep 3, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PMMission Viejo, CASaddleback College Transfer Day College Fair
Sep 15, 8:00 AMLos Angeles, CAEagle Rock High School
Sep 15, 10:00 AMSanta Clarita, CAHart High School
Sep 15, 11:20 AMCanyon Country, CACanyon High School
Sep 15, 1:00 PMLos Angeles, CAOscar de la Hoya Animo Charter High School
Sep 16, 8:30 AMLos Angeles, CABenjamin Franklin Senior High School
Sep 16, 10:00 AMLos Angeles, CAJohn Marshall High School
Sep 16, 11:00 AMPasadena, CAWestridge School
Sep 16, 12:15 PMAlhambra, CARamona Convent Secondary School
Sep 16, 1:30 PMLos Angeles, CALos Angeles Center for Enriched Students
Sep 17, 9:30 AMPasadena, CALa Salle High School
Sep 17, 11:30 AMPasadena, CAMyNT Education
Sep 17, 1:00 PMLa Canada Flintridge, CAFlintridge Preparatory School
Sep 17, 2:45 PMLa Canada Flintridge, CAFlintridge Sacred Heart Academy
Sep 27, 1:00 – 3:00 PMScottsdale, AZScottsdale College Fair
Sep 28, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PMPhoenix, AZNACAC Greater Phoenix
Sep 29, 7:50 AMParadise Valley, AZPhoenix Country Day School
Sep 29, 11:00 AMOro Valley, AZCanyon del Oro High School
Sep 29, 12:35 PMSahuarita, AZSahuarita High School
Sep 29, 2:25 PMTucson, AZCatalina Foothills High School
Sep 29, 6:30 – 8:30 PMPhoenix, AZXavier/Brophy College Fair
Sep 30, 9:00 AMScottsdale, AZHorizon High School
Sep 30, 1:00 – 2:30 PMTucson, AZSt. Gregory College Fair
Sep 30, 3:00 – 4:30 PMTucson, AZSalpointe Catholic High School College Fair
Sep 30, 6:30 – 8:30 PMTucson, AZTucson USD College Night
October
Oct 1, 9:00 AMPhoenix, AZBrophy College Preparatory
Oct 1, 10:30 AMScottsdale, AZDesert Mountain High School
Oct 1, 12:00 PMPhoenix, AZBASIS Phoenix
Oct 1, 1:00 PMPhoenix, AZBioscience High School
Oct 2, 9:35 AMPhoenix, AZArcadia High School
Oct 2, 11:30 AMScottsdale, AZChaparral High School
Oct 2, 1:30 PMScottsdale, AZSaguaro High School
Oct 3, 8:00 AMAlbuquerque, NMSt. Pius X High School
Oct 3, 9:00 AMAlbuquerque, NMEl Dorado High School
Oct 3, 11:30 AMAlbuquerque, NMNative Ameican Community Academy
Oct 3, 1:30 PMAlbuquerque, NMSandia High School
Oct 5, 12:00 – 3:00 PMAlbuquerque, NMNew Mexico at Albuquerque College Fair
Oct 6, 9:00 AMLos Alamos, NMLos Alamos High School
Oct 6, 11:15 AMSanta Fe, NMNew Mexico School for the Arts
Oct 6, 12:00 PMSanta Fe, NMSanta Fe High School
Oct 6, 1:00 PMSanta Fe, NMSanta Fe Prepartory School
Oct 6, 1:30 PMBozeman, MTBozeman High School
Oct 6, 5:00 PMAlbuquerque, NMAmy Biehl High School
Oct 6, 6:30 – 8:30 PMAlbuquerque, NMLa Cueva High School College Night
Oct 7, 8:00 AMBillings, MTBillings West High School
Oct 7, 9:08 AMBillings, MTBillings Senior High School
Oct 7, 10:30 AMAlbuquerque, NMAlbuquerque High School
Oct 7, 11:00 AMBillings, MTBillings Central Catholic High School
Oct 7, 12:00 PMAlbququerque, NMBosque School
Oct 7, 1:00 PMBillings, MTSkyview High School
Oct 7, 2:00 PMSanta Fe, NMCapital High School
Oct 7, 6:30 – 8:00 PMAlbuquerque, NMWest Albuquerque College Night
Oct 8, 8:00 AMHelena, MTHelena High School
Oct 8, 10:00 AMAlbuquerque, NMSandia Preparatory High School
Oct 8, 10:00 AMHelena, MTCapital High School
Oct 8, 12:45 PMAlbuquerque, NMAlbuquerque Academy
Oct 8, 1:30 PMGreat Falls, MTGreat Falls High School
Oct 8, 2:15 PMAlbuquerque, NMCottonwood Classical Preparatory School
Oct 9, 7:00 AMParker, COChaparral High School
Oct 9, 8:15 AMKalispell, MTGlacier High School
Oct 9, 9:00 AMHighlands Ranch, COHighlands Ranch High School
Oct 9, 9:10 AMKalispell, MTFlathead High School
Oct 9, 10:30 AMColumbia Falls, MTColumbia Falls High School
Oct 9, 11:00 AMDenver, COD'Evelyn Junior/Senior High School
Oct 9, 11:45 AMWhitefish, MTWhitefish High School
Oct 9, 12:45 PMDenver, COMullen High School
Oct 10, 8:00 AMMissoula, MTBig Sky High School
Oct 10, 9:05 AMEnglewood, COKent Denver School
Oct 10, 9:30 AMMissoula, MTSentinel High School
Oct 10, 10:20 AMLittleton, COHeritage High School
Oct 10, 10:42 AMMissoula, MTHellgate High School
Oct 10, 11:30 AMCentennial, COArapahoe High School
Oct 10, 1:00 PMHamilton, MTHamilton High School
Oct 10, 2:15 PMDenver, CODenver Academy
Oct 11, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PMHighlands Ranch, COCollege Fairs of Greater Denver - Mountain Vista High School
Oct 13, 8:00 AMGreenwood Village, COCherry Creek High School
Oct 13, 10:00 AMLittleton, COLittleton High School
Oct 13, 12:30 – 2:30 PMColorado Springs, COColorado Springs School College Fair
Oct 13, 5:30 – 7:30 PMColorado Springs, COSouthern Colrado College Night
Oct 14, 8:00 AMLafayette, COPeak to Peak Charter School
Oct 14, 10:00 AMFort Collins, COFossil Ridge High School
Oct 14, 12:00 PMFort Collins, COFort Collins High School
Oct 14, 1:30 PMFort Collins, CORocky Mountain High School
Oct 14, 6:00 – 8:00 PMFort Collins, CONorthern Colorado Out-of-State College Fair
Oct 15, 9:40 AMBoulder, COFairview High School
Oct 15, 11:00 AMBoulder, COBoulder High School
Oct 15, 1:45 PMNiwot, CONiwot High School
Oct 15, 6:00 – 8:00 PMLouisville, COCollege Fairs of Greater Denver - Monarch High School
Oct 16, 8:00 AMBroomfield, COHoly Family High School
Oct 16, 10:00 AMGolden, COCompass Montessori School - Golden Campus
Oct 16, 12:00 PMDenver, COColorado Academy
Oct 16, 1:30 PMDenver, COSTRIVE Preparatory Schools
Oct 16, 6:00 – 7:30 PMDenver, COCollege Fairs of Greater Denver - John F. Kennedy High School
Oct 17, 7:00 AMDenver, CODenver School of the Arts
Oct 17, 8:30 AMDenver, COGeorge Washington High School
Oct 17, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PMDenver, CONational Hispanic College Fair - Denver
Oct 17, 2:00 PMDenver, COEast High School
Oct 18, 1:00 – 4:00 PMDenver, CONACAC Denver
Oct 22, 6:00 – 8:00 PMBeaverton, OROregon Islamic Academy College Fair Night
Oct 27, 8:00 AMPasadena, CAMayfield Senior School
Oct 27, 9:30 AMSouth Pasadena, CASouth Pasadena High School
Oct 27, 11:45 AMLos Angeles, CAGarfield Senior High School
Oct 27, 1:30 PMHuntington Beach, CAHuntington Beach High School
Oct 27, 3:15 PMSanta Monica, CARowLA
Oct 27, 6:30 PMLos Angeles, CAMOSTE
Oct 28, 9:00 AMBurbank, CAJohn Burroughs High School
Oct 28, 10:15 AMLa Canada Flintridge, CALa Canada High School
Oct 28, 12:02 PMArcadia, CAArcadia High School
Oct 28, 2:25 PMLa Canada Flintridge, CAFlintridge Sacred Heart Academy
Oct 29, 8:45 AMMontebello, CASchurr High School
Oct 29, 10:15 AMLa Puente, CABishop Amat Memorial High School
Oct 29, 11:30 AMRosemead, CADon Bosco Technical Institute
Oct 30, 9:30 AMCulver City, CACulver City High School
Oct 30, 11:13 AMMoorpark, CAMoorpark High School
Oct 30, 12:25 PMAgoura Hills, CAAgoura High School
Oct 30, 1:45 PMLos Angeles, CACrenshaw High School
Oct 31, 9:00 AMLos Angeles, CARoosevelt High School
Oct 31, 12:09 PMSan Gabriel, CAGabrielino High School
Oct 31, 1:10 PMPico Rivera, CAEl Rancho High School
Oct 31, 2:15 PMPasadena, CAPolytechnic School
November
Nov 3, 6:00 – 8:00 PMSalem, ORSalem Area College & Career Fair
Nov 4, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PMPortland, ORNational Hispanic College Fair - Portland