A native of Pennsylvania who now calls Texas home, Andrea has over 20 years of admissions experience. She has a BS degree and MS degree from Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania.
If you would like to reach Andrea, please contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005, or you may e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heather Rodriguez, Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Heather is a San Antonio native and a graduate of Judson High School. She graduated from The University of the Incarnate Word in 2006 with a B.A. in Communication Arts. In 2011 she received her Master of Arts in Administration.
Heather is responsible for the following schools:
A word from Heather:
For me, at UIW, The WORD is Empowerment! The entire UIW community is committed to providing students with an educational, spiritual, and humanitarian experience that maximizes human potential. As a member of Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority, the skills that I learned along with community service projects that we participated in and the relationships that I cultivated have empowered me not only to complete my Master’s degree, but also to work hard every day to help prospective students discover why UIW may be a great fit for them.
If you would like to reach Heather, please contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005, or e-mail her directly at email@example.com
Javier Lara , Associate Director of Admissions
Javier Lara is from El Paso, TX where he graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School. He graduated from Concordia University of Texas in Austin, TX earning a Bachelor of Arts double majoring in Communication and Behavioral Sciences. He recently earned his master’s degree in Human Sciences.
Javier assists all transfer students with their college choice and visits the following schools:
A word from Javier:
For me, at UIW, the Word is Accessibility! My staff and I travel to the community colleges to visit with students on their campuses and at times convenient to them. UIW staff and faculty are open to meet with prospective student who want to know more about the campus, academic programs and admissions requirements. It is not unusual to be able to come to campus and visit with a counselor in the admissions office or a member of the financial aid office at times that are convenient to you.
If you would like to reach Javier, please contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005, or e-mail him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fabian Villalobos, Admissions Counselor
Fabian is from Poteet, TX where he attended Poteet High School. He graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. In 2011 he received his Master of Arts degree in Communications.
Fabian is responsible for the following schools:
A word from Fabian:
For me, at UIW, The WORD is Achievement! UIW provides an environment where administrators and faculty work alongside staff to help all students achieve success- in and out of the classroom. Attending UIW as a Graduate student gave the opportunity to see to very different perspectives on higher education options. At UIW we all work hard to see our students achieve their own success.
If you would like to reach Fabian, please contact the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005, or e-mail him directly at email@example.com.
Stephanie Hall, Admissions Counselor
Stephanie is a San Antonio native and graduate from Madison High School. In May of 2009 she graduated from the University of the Incarnate Word with a B.A. in Communication Arts. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Communication Arts.
Stephanie is responsible for the following schools.
A word from Stephanie:
For me, at UIW, The WORD is Outgoing! When I was a freshman in college, I was very shy but the friendly environment and small classes made me feel that I was safe and I became a more confident student and person. Being a part of student groups like the Logos (UIW’s student newspaper) gave the opportunity to grow and interact with many people from the UIW community. My high school teachers would never guess that I would enjoy speaking in front of people and I owe a lot of my personal growth to Incarnate Word.
If you'd like to contact Stephanie, call the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ashley Lara, Campus Visit Coordinator/Admissions Counselor
Ashley is from Corpus Christi, TX and is a graduate from W.B. Ray High School. Ashley received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Fashion Management in May 2010 from the University of the Incarnate Word. She is currently pursuing her M.A.A. degree in Communications.
Ashley is responsible for the following schools:
A word from Ashley:
For me, at UIW, The WORD is Opportunity! As a student at UIW, I had the opportunity to get a degree and participate in athletics, work on campus, and be a part of several organizations! UIW gave me the opportunity to get a full college experience! As a cheerleader, I learned the importance of team work and team spirit. Both are important skills that I use every day when introducing UIW to prospective students.
If you'd like to contact Ashley, call the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005 or e-mail her at email@example.com.
Marika Vela-Gude, Admissions Counselor
Marika is a native of San Antonio and a graduate of St. Anthony Catholic High School. After participating in the Senior Connection program and taking dual-credit courses at UIW, she earned her B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Honors Studies at Texas State University in May of 2012. She is currently pursuing her Master of Arts in Administration at UIW.
Marika is responsible for the following schools:
A word from Marika:
For me, at UIW, the WORD is Dedication! Here at UIW, we are all dedicated to the success and growth of our students, faculty, and staff. We are a tight-knit community invested in the advancement of knowledge and leadership, skills that will in turn be beneficial to the advancement of society as a whole. UIW has given me the opportunity to be part of a team dedicated to guiding students through their educational journey whilst allowing them the opportunity to grow into the future leaders of the world.
If you'd like to contact Marika, call the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 805-3097 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Damontre Pamilton, Admissions Counselor
Damontre is a Los Angeles, CA native where he graduated from Long Beach David Starr Jordan High School. In May of 2012 he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and is currently working towards his Masters Degree in Higher Education.
Damontre is responsible for the following schools:
A word from Damontre:
For me, at UIW, The WORD is Development! The success and growth of the university over the last few years, reflects the community’s pledge to assist students in developing and reaching their own academic goals and success. As a swimmer for UIW, I felt empowered to get involved and work hard in my career, and towards my Master’s degree. The UIW community allowed me to develop not only mentally, but physically, emotionally, and spiritually as well.
If you'd like to contact Damontre, call the Office of Admissions at (800) 749-9673 or (210) 829-6005 or e-mail him at email@example.com.