Undergraduate Admission

Our Admission Counselors

Learn more about our counselors, their regions, and their favorite things about Boston. First-year, transfer, and international students are welcome to contact the counselor assigned to their region for advice on applying to Emerson.

  • Camille Bouknight

    Camille Bouknight

    Associate Director
    Region: NJ (Northern Region: Essex, Southern Passaic, Hudson, and Bergen counties)
    International: Africa, Asia, Caribbean / US Virgin Islands, Middle East
    "My favorite things about Boston are the vast array of food options and the close proximity to so many other cities!"

  • Christopher Grant

    Chris Grant

    Associate Director
    Region: DC, DE, MD, MA (Boston and South Shore: 02100-02499, 02700-02799), NC, SC, TN, VA
    "I love the variety of restaurants that can be found in a five mile radius of Emerson, the many small shops and cafés that still exist in Cambridge, and, of course, Fenway Park (or Pahk)...the place to express your unhealthy relationship with the Red Sox."

  • Erik Osborne

    Erik Osborne

    Senior Assistant Director
    Region: AZ, LA, NM, NY (Central/Upstate/Western: 12000-14999 and Westchester/Rockland: 10500-10999), TX, VT
    International: Canada, Latin America, Puerto Rico
    "Boston not only has countless options for entertainment in the city, but I love being able to take advantage of the skiing in Vermont in the winter and going to the beaches on Cape Cod and the islands in the summer, both are less than two hours away." 

  • Lisa Yaeger

    Lisa Yaeger

    Senior Assistant Director
    Region: NJ (Southern Region: All counties except Essex, Southern Passaic, Hudson, and Bergen)
    "My family loves history and art, so a fun day for us is museum hopping! We especially love the Isabella Stuart Gardner Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts."

  • Owen Grover

    Owen Grover

    Assistant Director
    Region: AL, FL, GA, MA (Western Region: 01700-01799), MS, NH
    "I feel like I never have to leave Boston because of all that it has to offer. Whether I want to see championship sports teams, attend world-class theatre productions, or eat at top-tier restaurants, it’s all right here."

  • MJ Halberstadt

    MJ Halberstadt

    Assistant Director
    Region: CT (Western Region: 06400-06799), IL, ME, MI, NY (Long Island: 11500-11999)
    “Boston boasts an incredibly active and dynamic theatre community with dozens of very diverse and accessible companies and organizations. I love having so many options of what to see each week! Whenever I read the bio of Emerson students or alumni in a theatre program, I know that they're making their mark.”

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    Alex Parker

    Assistant Director
    Region: AR, CT (Eastern Region: 06001-06399, 06800-06999), IA, KS, MA (South Coast: 01800-01999, 01000-01699, 02000-02099), MO, NE, ND, OK, RI, SD

  • Jessica Schulman

    Jessica Schulman

    Admission Counselor
    Region: AK, CO, ID, IN, KY, MN, MT, NV, OH, OR, PA, UT, WA, WV, WI, WY
    "I love how festive Boston is; there is always an event to look forward to in every season and month. Marathon Monday in April is exciting, the Head of the Charles Regatta in October is incredible, and the fireworks and Boston Pops concert on July 4th are spectacular."
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    Region: CA, HI, MA (Cape and Islands: 02500-02699)
    International: Australia, New Zealand, Europe (Incl. Turkey), US Territories
    Please contact admission@emerson.edu