Beth Evans joined the St. John's University
community in 2006. In her role as Vice President, she oversees the
Office of Admission which handles recruitment of undergraduate
programs; the Office of Graduate Admission which handles
recruitment of graduate programs for three of the colleges and one
institute; the Office of Financial Services which handles financial
aid and payment processing; the Customer Service Center which
handles all University phone inquiries, the Office of International
Students and Scholars and the Registrar’s Office which handles
registration for undergraduate and graduate students. Ms. Evans is
responsible for maximizing enrollment for the Queens, Staten
Island, Oakdale, Rome and Manhattan campuses which total over
15,000 undergraduate and 5,000 graduate students.
Prior to her position at St. John’s, Ms. Evans had an eight-year
tenure at New York University. Ms. Evans served as Executive
Director in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies for
five years where she was responsible for credit and non-credit
enrollment. She also served as Director of Study Abroad Admissions
and spent three years recruiting study abroad students and
international students for NYU’s Freshman Year in Florence program.
Before working at New York University, Ms. Evans was an Associate
Director at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA, where she managed
the campus visitation program, multicultural recruitment and
Maryland, Virginia, D.C. and Florida recruitment territories. She
has worked in higher education for the past 17 years at both small
and large higher education institutions.
Ms. Evans earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and
Accounting from Muhlenberg College and her master’s degree in
Public Administration (concentration: finance) from New York
University’s Wagner School of Public Service.