Admissions

Meet the Staff

The San Diego State University recruitment teams are here to help you with every step of the admissions process. Whether you are trying to figure out if SDSU is the right for you or you have questions about the admissions process, we encourage you to contact us. If you have already applied to SDSU and you have a question about your admission status, please refer to the SDSU WebPortal. We look forward to meeting you!

+Office of International Recruitment
Bradley Moon

Bradley Moon, M.A.

Director, International Recruitment

Region: International Transfer students (all countries)

Favorite Place on Campus: KPBS – The radio station that produces my favorite programs and podcasts!

Favorite Campus Eatery: Thai food from the weekly campus Farmers Market.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Sunset Cliffs on the coast is a great place to watch the sun go down and update your profile picture!

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David Ayers

David Ayers, M.A.

International Admissions Adviser

Region: Freshmen from India, Middle East (including sponsored students and SDSU's American Language Institute), and International students living in the United States

Favorite Place on Campus: The International Student Center for Friday Coffee Hour.

Favorite Campus Eatery: The Habit because it's a California original.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: La Jolla Cove for surfing and snorkeling with leopard sharks.

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Wenjun "Vivian" Jin

Wenjun "Vivian" Jin, M.A.

International Admissions Adviser

Region: Freshmen from Asia (including SDSU's American Language Institute) and International Graduate students (all countries)

Favorite Place on Campus: Scripps Cottage and Turtle Pond – This is a peaceful and beautiful spot on campus. Many students choose this area to have lunch, study, or to hang out with their friends.

Favorite Campus Eatery: Oggi's – They have the best margarita pizza!

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Torrey Pines State Park for an easy, but beautiful hiking trail.

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Edward Murillo

Edward Murillo

International Admissions Adviser

Region: Freshmen from Europe, Africa, Australia and the Americas (including SDSU's American Language Institute)

Favorite Place on Campus: In front of the Love Library on Thursdays! There is a farmers market every Thursday where vendors sell their delicious food!

Favorite Campus Eatery: Does Trader Joe's count? SDSU has many great campus eateries I enjoy such as Dickey's BBQ, The Habit, and Chipotle.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Balboa Park. It has history, architecture, gardens, the zoo, and much more!

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Amanda Yousif

Amanda Yousif

International Admissions Coordinator

Favorite Place on Campus: The SDSU turtle pond! Being surrounded in nature and relaxing under the sun. The sound of the pond and watching the fish and turtles is beautiful and peaceful.

Favorite Campus Eatery: East Commons and more specifically, Panda Express.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Belmont Park because it offers rides, attractions, and restaurants and it is right by the beach.

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+Office of Out-of-State Recruitment
Kara Moriarty

Kara Moriarty

Director of Out-of-State and Specialized Recruitment

Favorite Place on Campus: Turtle Pond – It's one of the most tranquil places on campus. I love the turtles and Koi fish. It was one of my favorite places to study when I was a student here!

Favorite Campus Eatery: 4.0 Deli – It's an original deli on campus and has a lot of Aztec pride. It's also a great place to go meet up before a basketball game at Viejas Arena!

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Balboa Park – It's one of the most beautiful places in San Diego. It has a rich history with free events going on all the time and is home to the world famous San Diego Zoo.

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Adrianna Ramirez, M.P.A

Adrianna Ramirez, M.P.A

Out-of-State Admissions Counselor

Territory: AL, CT, DC, DE, GA, FL, HI, IL, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MS, NC, NH, NJ, NY, NV, PA, RI, SC, TN, VA, VT, WV

Favorite Place on Campus: Aztec Recreation Center (ARC) – I love their workout classes they offer and the rock climbing wall.

Favorite Campus Eatery: The Habit Burger Grill – They make the best milkshakes on campus.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Torrey Pines State Beach – I love to hike the trails and see the coast of California.

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Heidi Nguyen

Heidi Nguyen

Out-of-State Admissions Counselor

Territory: WA, OR, CA, AZ, UT, ID, WY, CO, NM, MT, TX, OK, KS, NE, SD, ND, MN, IA, MO, AR, WI, MI, IN, OH, AK

Favorite Place on Campus: Viejas Arena on game day!

Favorite Campus Eatery: So-Cal Chicken – They have the best chicken strips.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Coronado Beach watching the waves and looking for seashells.

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+Office of Specialized Recruitment
Kara Moriarty

Kara Moriarty

Director of Out-of-State and Specialized Recruitment

Favorite Place on Campus: Turtle Pond – It's one of the most tranquil places on campus. I love the turtles and Koi fish. It was one of my favorite places to study when I was a student here!

Favorite Campus Eatery: 4.0 Deli – It's an original deli on campus and has a lot of Aztec pride. It's also a great place to go meet up before a basketball game at Viejas Arena!

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Balboa Park – It's one of the most beautiful places in San Diego. It has a rich history with free events going on all the time and is home to the world famous San Diego Zoo.

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Shaun Harvey

Shaun Harvey

Admissions Counselor

Favorite Place on Campus: Aztec Recreation Center (ARC)

Favorite Campus Eatery: SDSU Farmers' Market – I ALWAYS look forward to the spicy jerk chicken and eggplant from Taste of Africa.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Torrey Pines Natural Reserve – The hike has multiple different trails that are all mild and each trail offers an amazing view of the ocean.

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Andrew Bergee

Andrew Bergee

Out-of-State & Specialized Recruitment Administrative Support Coordinator

Favorite Place on Campus: The Aztec Recreation Center (ARC) is my favorite place on campus... it's the best place to work out in San Diego!

Favorite Campus Eatery: I love the cheeseburgers and soft serve cones at The Habit!

Favorite San Diego Attraction: Seaport Village has all of the best things San Diego has to offer: scenic ocean views, unique shopping and great restaurants!

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Latrel's Portrait

Latrel

Student Assistant

Major: Political Science and Africana Studies, class of 2019

Favorite Place on Campus: The top floor of the Aztec Student Union because I can do everything from eat lunch, go to student org. meetings and do homework with a view!

Favorite Campus Eatery: East Commons is my favorite place to eat on campus because I can choose from my three favorite eateries: Vinny's, Panda Express, and So-Cal Chicken.

Favorite San Diego Attraction: The drive over the bridge to Coronado and Coronado itself. The beaches there offer fun activities such as kayaking, paddleboarding, and something as simple as watching the sunset.

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