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List of Participating Institutions and Representatives

Institution Name Address Phone/Fax
Adler School of Professional Psychology  Terri Esch
Coordinator, Financial Aid
17 N. Dearborn,  
Chicago, IL 60602
P: (312) 662-4000 X4151
F: (312) 662-4197 
Argosy University Chicago Campus  Adriana Kiretyan
Financial Aid Officer
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300  
Chicago, IL 60601
P: 312-777-7621
F: 312-777-7625 
Aurora University  Ellen Goldberg
Assistant Provost
347 South Gladstone,  
Aurora, IL 60506
P: (630) 844-5147
F: (630) 844-5243 
Bradley University  VACANT 
1501 West Bradley Avenue,  
Peoria, IL 61625
P:
F:  
Chicago State University  Justin Akujieze
Principal Investigator/21st Century Graduate & Professional Students' Academic Studies Initiative
Jacoby Dickens Center, Suite 201, 9501 S. King Drive  
Chicago, IL 60628
P: (773) 995-5044
F: (773) 995-3530 
Columbia College Chicago  Stephen DeSantis
Director, Academic Initiatives
600 S. Michigan Avenue, Room 1311,  
Chicago, IL 60605
P: (312) 369-7886
F:  
DePaul University  Jose Perales
Director of Operations, Office of Institutional Diversity & Equity
1 East Jackson Boulevard,  
Chicago, IL 60604
P: (312) 362-6608
F: (312) 362-7147 
Dominican University  Marie Vonebers
Director of Financial Aid
7900 West Division, Lewis Hall 120  
River Forest, IL 60305
P: (708) 524-6950
F: (708) 366-6478 
Eastern Illinois University  Bill Elliott
Assistant Dean of Graduate and International Admissions
600 Lincoln Avenue,  
Charleston, IL 61920
P: (217) 581-7489
F: (217) 581-6020 
Governors State University  Sheree Sanderson
Assistant Dean of Students Student Affairs and Support Services
One University Parkway,  
University Park, IL 60484-0975
P: (708) 534-4552
F: (708) 534-8955 
Illinois Institute of Technology  Holli Pryor-Harris
Asst Dean and Director of Graduate Services
10 W. 35th Street, Suite 7D6-1 & 7D7-1  
Chicago, IL 60616
P: (312) 567-3167
F: (312) 567-7140 
Illinois State University  Amy Hurd
Director of Graduate Studies
Campus Box 4040,  
Normal, IL 61790-4040
P: (309) 438-2595
F: (309) 438-7912 
Institute for Clinical Social Work  Pierre Smith
Administrator of Financial Aid and Instructional Operations
401 South State Street, Suite 822  
Chicago, IL 60605
P: (312) 935-4234
F: (312) 935-4255 
Lewis University  Kathy Bruss
Scholarship Counselor
1 University Parkway, Unit #296,  
Romeoville, IL 60446-2298
P: (815) 836-5792
F: (815)836-5135 
Loyola University of Chicago  Marcela Gallegos
Graduate Student Life Coordinator
1032 W. Sheridan Road, Granada Center 441  
Chicago, IL 60660
P: (773) 508-3403
F: (773) 508-2460 
Midwestern University  Mary  Lee
Vice President, CAO
555 31st Street,  
Downer’s Grove, IL 60515
P: (630) 971-6417
F: (630) 971-6097 
National-Louis University  Lucreshia Head
Coordinator of Community Service and Federal Work Study
1000 Capitol Drive,  
Wheeling, IL 60090
P: (847) 947-5443
F: (847) 947-5443 
North Central College  Frank Johnson
Director of Graduate Programs
30 North Brainard Street, P.O. Box 3063  
Naperville, IL 60540-4690
P: (630) 637-5842
F: (630) 637-5844 
Northeastern Illinois University  Nancy Wrinkle, Ph.D.
Assc. Dean, College of Graduate Studies & Research/Assc. Prof. of Mathematics
5500 N. St. Louis Avenue,  
Chicago, IL 60625-4699
P: (773) 442-6007
F: (773) 442-6020 
Northern Illinois University  Lyndon Perkins
Director of Recruitment and Student Support Services
Adams Hall 220,  
DeKalb, IL 60115-2828
P: (815) 753-1946
F: (815) 753-4714 
Northwestern University  Penny Warren
Assistant Dean of Student Life & Multicultural Affairs
Rebecca Crown Center I-502, 633 Clark Street  
Evanston, IL 60208-1113
P: (847) 491-8507
F: (847) 467-7600 
Rockford University  Todd Free
Assistant VP of SAS
Burpee Center First Floor, 5050 East State Street  
Rockford, IL 61108
P: (815) 226-3385
F: (815) 394-5174 
Roosevelt University  Kimberly Ruffin
Associate Provost for Graduate Studies
430 South Michigan Avenue,  
Chicago, IL 60605
P: (312) 341-2281
F: (312 341-4324 
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science  Maryann DeCaire
Director of Financial Aid
3333 Green Bay Road,  
North Chicago, IL 60064
P: (847) 578-3216
F: (847) 775-6527 
Rush University  Michael Frechette
Director of Student Financial Aid
600 S. Paulina, Suite 440,  
Chicago, IL 60612
P: (312) 942-1754
F: (312) 942-2219 
School of the Art Inst. Chicago  Kelly Humrichouser
Special Assistant to the Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
37 S. Wabash, Room 809,  
Chicago, IL 60603
P: (312) 759-1647
F: (312) 899-1478 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale  Linda McCabe Smith
Associate Chancellor for Institutional Diversity
Anthony Hall Room 110, Mailcode 4341, 1265 Lincoln Drive  
Carbondale, IL 62901
P: (618) 453-1186
F: (618) 453-4295 
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville  Vanessa Brown
Assistant Provost for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion
Campus Box 1021,  
Edwardsville, IL 62026
P: (618) 650-5867
F: (618) 650-3633 
St. Xavier University  TEMPORARILY VACANT 
3700 W. 103rd Street,  
Chicago, IL 60655
P: ( )
F: ( ) 
The Chicago School of Professional Psychology  Lawrence McGhee
Director, Financial Aid
350 N. Orleans Street, Suite 1050,  
Chicago, IL 60654
P: (312) 329-6602
F:  
The John Marshall Law School  William B Powers
Associate Dean for Admission & Student Affairs
315 South Plymouth Court,  
Chicago, IL 60604
P: (312) 987-1435
F: (312) 427-5136 
U of I at Chicago  Lunaire Ford, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean
Graduate College (MC 192), 601 South Morgan Street, 601 UH  
Chicago, IL 60607-7106
P: (312) 413-2556
F: (312) 413-0185 
U of I at Springfield  Lynn Pardie
Associate Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education & Research
One University Plaza, PAC 525,  
Springfield, IL 62703-5407
P: (217) 206-7230
F: (217) 206-7623 
U of I at Urbana/Champaign  Sharee Robinson
Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance/Graduate College
204 Coble Hall, MC-322, 801 South Wright Street  
Champaign, IL 61820
P: (217) 333-0036
F: (217) 333-8019 
University of Chicago  Ronnie Rios
Senior Associate Director, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
5710 S. Woodlawn Avenue,  
Chicago, IL 60637
P: (773) 834-2833
F: (773) 702-3048 
Western Illinois University  Ronald Williams
Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs
One University Circle, Sherman Hall 211  
Macomb, IL 61455-1390
P: (309) 298-1066
F: (309) 298-2021 
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