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Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions Staff

Office of Admissions
The University of Southern Mississippi
Kennard-Washington Hall
118 College Drive #5166
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Phone: 601.266.5000
Fax: 601.266.5148
Email: admissionsFREEMississippi or readmissionsFREEMississippi (for readmission inquiries)

Enrollment Services

Kate Howard, Associate Vice President Student Affairs & Dean of Admissions | email
JR Gerhart
, Director of Admissions Recruitment | email
Michelle Konscak, Director of Admissions Operations |%20email
Brian Lindsey
, Director of Enrollment Management Technology 
Linda Dorsey, Budget Manager

Admissions Recruitment Staff

  • Carley Barnhill (bio) | Admissions Counselor – North MS, North AL, & TN | email
  • Alden Bennett (bio) | Associate Director of Recruitment and Legacy Relations | email
  • Laurie Benvenutti | Assistant Director for Events and Telecounseling | email
  • Houston Causby (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Campus Visitors, U.S. East | email
  • Carlee Causey (bio) | Assistant Director of Campus Tour Experience | email
  • Devin Chadwick (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Transfer students | email
  • Madison Crimm (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Jackson-Metro | email
  • Chloe' Farmer (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Campus Visitors, U.S. West | email
  • Reagan Holder (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Louisiana & Texas; East MS & Central AL | email
  • Sandy Laubersheimer (bio) | Gulf Park Admissions Counselor – University Transfers and Out-of-state Freshmen | email
  • Collyn Leggett (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Local/Pine Belt Region | email
  • Petra Marlin (bio) | Admissions Counselor – International | email
  • Kanesha McInnis (bio) | Admissions Counselor – West MS | email
  • Chelsie Montgomery (bio) | Gulf Park Admissions Counselor – Business, Industry and Government; Alabama Community Colleges; Mississippi Freshmen and Transfers (excluding PRCC and MGCCC) | email
  • Kalyn Patterson (bio) | Admissions Counselor – South AL & FL | email
  • Susan Scott | Senior Associate Director | email
  • Ramsey Thrasher (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Gulf Coast | email
  • Dylan Tyner (bio) | Gulf Park Admissions Counselor – Pearl River Community College and Louisiana | email
  • Sarah Walker (bio) | Gulf Park Admissions Counselor – Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (all campuses) | email
  • Kayla Weathers | Senior Coordinator for Events and Telecounseling | email

Admissions Operations Staff

Hattiesburg

  • Crystal Beeman | Information Specialist
  • Naomi Clement | Assistant Director of Operations
  • Colton Cuevas | Evaluator 
  • Jessica Evans | Business Analyst 
  • Kelsey Farr | Communication Specialist
  • Monika Hogan | Office Manager
  • Valencia Hopkins | Application Specialist
  • Abbie Johnson | Evaluator 
  • Teresa Loving | Evaluator  
  • Brandon McLeod | Application Specialist
  • Hannah Nicovich | Information Specialist

Contact Us

Office of Admissions

Kennard-Washington Hall map

Hattiesburg

Campus Map

Email
admissions@usm.edu

Phone
601.266.5000