Coordinating Academic Advisor
Rita has been with Purdue for nearly 40 years and an Academic Advisor for the over 30 years. She received BA and MS degrees from Purdue University in College Counseling and Student Personnel Administration. Her breadth of knowledge in scheduling, recruitment, counseling and campus-wide course offerings makes her a valuable resource for students.
She is responsible for the administration of student services in the program including student recruitment, participation and retention. Rita also leads the student affairs efforts such as academic inquiries, counseling, course selection, career planning, academic scheduling and coordinates curriculum collaboration with unit across campus.