Admissions Counseling

Director of Enrollment Initiatives


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My name is Ashlee Giles and I serve students and their families in Central Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont as they search for the right fit in a university. Even though I did not graduate from Ouachita, I feel like an official Ouachitonian after […]

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Admissions Counselor


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My name is Emily Schleiff and I am the admissions counselor for Northeast Arkansas, Tennessee, and Missouri. I’m originally from Benton, AR, but I spent most of middle and high school living in Beijing, China. I graduated from Ouachita with a major in Business Management and a minor in Christian Studies in May 2018. While […]

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Director of Admissions Counseling

(870) 245-5110

It is my honor and privilege to serve as director of admissions counseling at Ouachita. I grew up in McKinney, Texas, and heard about Ouachita from my youth minister at church. I knew early on that this was where God was leading me. Once I graduated in 1993, I headed back to Texas. I never dreamed […]

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Senior Admissions Counselor


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My name is Dawson Pritchard and I am a Senior Admissions Counselor. I get to work with students from the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and several Midwest states (CO, IA, MN, ND, NE, SD, WI). I am from Denton, Texas, but have had the joy of calling Ouachita and Arkadelphia home for seven years now! I graduated […]

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Guest Experience Coordinator & Director of the DISCOVER Program

(870) 245-4267

(870) 518-4435

My name is Adam Wheat, and I am excited to serve high school students and their families through visit experiences and the DISCOVER Program for undeclared students. It’s crazy, but I actually marked Ouachita off my list of colleges because of something my dentist heard through the grapevine. However, as my parents and I were […]

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