July 28, 2021
To Faculty and Staff:
I am extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Sunil A. Samuel to the position
of Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Engagement.
Sunil has extensive experience in higher education, most recently as the Associate
Vice President of Enrollment Management at Hofstra University for the past 20 years.
He worked to deploy new school recruitment plans and combined degree programs, implemented
a new application and CRM for graduate admissions, redesigned the policies and procedures
for graduate admissions, and much more.
With our growing emphasis on the recruitment and retention of students in this competitive
environment, Sunil’s position will be critical to developing new and creative ways
to maintain our enrollment pipeline, improve the student experience and make it easier
for students to successfully complete their degrees.
Sunil will oversee the full lifecycle of our student experience from the moment they
apply to when they cross the stage at Commencement. This responsibility encompasses
the following key areas: Admissions, Transfer Services, Health & Wellness Center,
Campus Mental Health Services, Orientation, Residence Life, Student Activities (including
Student Government Association), Campus Recreation, Student Conduct, and Commencement.
Sunil will join the College in early August. Please join me in welcoming him to the