Having read and evaluated more than fifteen-thousand undergraduate applications, Jennifer Gallagher has earned an in-depth understanding of the college admissions process during her twenty-year career.
Shortly after receiving a bachelor’s degree in English from Providence College, Jennifer began her professional career as an admissions counselor at Salve Regina University, reviewing applications, interviewing candidates, and participating in recruitment activities. While completing her master’s degree in higher education administration from Boston College, she worked at Boston College’s Career Center Internship Office as a career counselor, providing undergraduate and graduate students with advice on job recruitment and internship placement.
Jennifer would go on to take a position at Northeastern University as an application reader, assisting in the evaluation of thousands of freshman candidates. And, at Regis College, she assumed the role of assistant director of admissions, planning and implementing all aspects of recruitment, overseeing the creation and dissemination of admissions literature, and reviewing applications for first-year applicants.