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Meet Your Admissions Team

We are here to help you determine which program is right for you, as well as to help walk you through the application process. Feel free to contact us via phone or email or attend one of our on-campus events. The Office of Admissions is open Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Walk-ins are always welcome, but appointments are preferred so that we can better serve you.

If you are a prospective international student, please contact the Office of International Admissions at international@bridgeport.edu.

Allison

Allison Garris

Dean of Admissions


Zeina

Zeina Riachy

Assistant Director of Admissions

I graduated from Université Saint-Joseph de Beyrouth (USJ) with a bachelor’s degree in translation and a master’s in translation, with a focus on banking and business translation. I also earned a teaching diploma in living languages. I’m passionate about working in Graduate Admissions since I get to play a role in helping students take a step towards their future.

In my free time, I enjoy socializing, spending time with family and friends and swimming.

Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Movie: Can’t decide on one. The list is long!
Favorite Book: Oscar et la dame rose
Favorite Food: Tabbouleh
Best Part About My Job: Helping the students achieve their academic and career goals
Something You Don’t Know About Me: I speak 6 languages
Three Words to Describe Me: Hardworking, friendly, helpful


Marquitta

Marquitta Preston

Transfer Admissions Officer

I graduated from Albertus Magnus College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, and currently pursuing my MBA. I enjoy working with students to help them achieve their educational goals. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, cooking, and listening to music.

Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Movie: The Color Purple & Forrest Gump
Favorite Book: Anything written by Maya Angelou
Favorite Food: Tacos
Something you didn’t know about me: I am a very down to earth person that loves to dance and have a good time.
Three words to describe me: Funny, loyal, resilient


Kimberly

Kimberly Rose

Admissions Advisor

I earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a focus on Business Management along with a certification in Project Management from the University of Bridgeport. I earned an associate degree in business administration from Housatonic Community College. I’m passionate about assisting young people in finding their greatest path to success. I understand what it’s like to be hesitant about your educational journey, whether it’s curriculum or expense, and I want to help students make the best decision possible. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with family and friends, and traveling.

Favorite Color: These are not colors but shades, black and white
Favorite Movie: It varies but I never get tired of watching Sex in the City when it’s on.
Favorite Book: Soar! Build Your Vision from the Ground Up by TD Jakes
Favorite Food: If it’s good then it’s a favorite! I am a try everything at least once kind of girl.
Best Part About My Job: Helping the students realize that higher education is an option.
Something You Don’t Know About Me: I can adjust to any social situation, yet I am an introvert at heart.
Three Words to Describe Me: Hardworking, trustworthy, fair


Moises

Moises Juliao Galvis

Transfer Admissions Officer

I am a proud UB alumni, I earned a bachelor’s degree in Psychology as well as a minor in Human services. I have always had a passion for education. I genuinely enjoy helping students realize that they have the potential needed to grow and become the best version of themselves.

Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Movie: I have many!
Favorite Book: Turning the Mind Into an Ally
Favorite Food: Pho.
Best Part About My Job: Helping students reach their success.
Something You Don’t Know About Me: I love music!
Three Words to Describe Me: Kind, creative, hardworking.

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