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Admissions Staff

Welcome! If you are applying to the College, arranging a visit, or would like to request information, please see those pages for more information. Otherwise, we encourage you to contact us by phone, email, or mail. As an alternative, please check our staff directory below if you wish to contact a specific member of the Admissions staff.

We appreciate your questions and comments.

Mailing Address: Swarthmore College, Admissions Office, 500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
Campus Location: Parrish Hall, 2nd Floor Campus Map (pdf)
Phone: (610) 328-8300
Email: admissions@swarthmore.edu 

Swarthmore Admissions Deans

Jim Bock ’90

Vice President and Dean of Admissions

Contact

Regional Director for Canada; Texas (Austin); the United Kingdom; Homeschooled students

Andrew Moe

Director of Admissions

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Africa; the Caribbean; the Middle East; Pennsylvania (Philadelphia County); South America

andrew moe

Chris Capron '15

Admissions Counselor

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Central America; Mexico; Pennsylvania (except Philadelphia County); Puerto Rico; Texas (West, Central, and North Texas - except Austin); the U.S. Virgin Islands

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Christina Danberg

Admissions Counselor

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Alabama; Delaware; Florida (Broward, Martin, and Palm Beach Counties); Maryland; Mississippi; Virginia; Washington, D.C.

Christiana Danberg

Natalie Gainer '15

Admissions Counselor

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Florida (except Broward, Martin, Palm Beach, and Dade Counties); Georgia; Idaho; Indiana; Kentucky; Michigan; Montana; Nevada; North Carolina; North Dakota; South Carolina; South Dakota; Utah; West Virginia; Wyoming

Swarthmore Admissions Counselor Natalie Gainer '15

Brenna Heintz

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions, Director of Access

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for American Samoa, Saipan, Mariana Islands; Arizona; Guam; Hawaii; New Mexico; New York (New York City - Manhattan); Oklahoma; Tennessee; Texas (South, East - San Antonio, Houston)

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Zarinah James

Senior Associate Dean of Admissions, Director of Selection & Technology

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Florida (Dade County); Illinois; Ohio; Wisconsin

Windsor Jordan Jr. '07

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions, Director of Multicultural Recruitment

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Alaska; California (Central and Southern, except San Diego and Orange Counties); Colorado; Oregon; Washington

Lisa Shen

Assistant Dean of Admissions

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Asia (except China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau); Australia; California (Northern); Europe; New Zealand

Joshua Throckmorton

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions, Coordinator of Athletic Recruitment

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Connecticut; Maine; Massachusetts; New Hampshire; New York (New York City - Brooklyn, Staten Island); Rhode Island; Southern California (San Diego and Orange Counties); Vermont

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions Joshua Throckmorton

Danny Wittels

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Arkansas; Iowa; Kansas; Louisiana; Minnesota; Missouri; Nebraska; New York (except New York City)

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Youkun Zhou

Admissions Counselor

Contact

  1. Parrish Hall

Regional Director for Asia (China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau); New Jersey; New York (New York City - the Bronx, Queens)

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