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.