The Graduate College Staff

The Graduate College is responsible for promoting quality graduate education at Florida Atlantic University. Working in conjunction with the university Graduate Council, Faculty Senate, and the individual college deans, the Graduate College works to develop university-wide graduate plans and policies to ensure that academic standards are maintained. In addition, the Graduate College is responsible for coordinating graduate recruitment efforts, processing graduate student admissions, facilitating graduate programs and workshops, ensuring university policies are followed, distributing tuition benefits to graduate assistants, awarding fellowships, certifying all degree requirements are met for graduation, and awarding graduate degrees.

General Information

Service/ Contact Information

Karen Finkelstein
Program Assistant
P: 561.297.3624
F: 561.297.2117 / 561.297.1212

Application Status
561.297.3624

International Student Information
GraduateInternational@fau.edu

Residency Information
561.297.1380
Fax: 561.297-0874

Thesis/Dissertation/Plan of Study
561.297.2343

Address

Florida Atlantic University Graduate College

777 Glades Road
Student Support Services
(SU-80, Room 101)
Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991

E: graduatecollege@fau.edu
W: www.fau.edu/graduate

Recruitment

Name/Contact

Charlene Hickson
Coordinator
Graduate Recruitment

P: 561.297.1213
E: chickson@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Graduate Student Recruitment
  • Recruitment Events Coordination
  • Meetings with Prospective Students
  • New Student Orientation

Name/Contact

TBA
Assistant
Graduate Recruitment

P:
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Responsibilities

  • Assist with Graduate Student Recruitment
  • Information Session Coordination

Admissions

Name/Contact

Karol Airdo
Residency Officer

P: 561.297.1380
F: 561.297.0874
E: kairdo@fau.edu

 

Responsibilities

  • Residency
  • Conduct
  • Academic Common Market
  • Non-immigrant visas (H, L, etc.)

Name/Contact

Joanna Arlington
Manager
Graduate Admissions

P: 561.297.2428
E: arlingto@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Domestic Graduate Admissions

Name/Contact

Christiana Carnot
Program Assistant



P: 561.297.0365
E: ccarnot2013@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Data Input
  • Information Processing
  • Application referrals to graduate programs

Name/Contact

Nancy Diamond
Admissions/Registrar Officer

P: 561.297.1210
E: diamond@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Domestic Graduate Admissions
  • Scholarships/Fellowships
  • Tuition Benefits
  • Graduate Programs Committee

Name/Contact

Myroslava Skoroden
Program Assistant

P: 561.297.4211
E: mskorode@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • General Graduate Admissions Information
  • Data Input
  • Application referrals to graduate programs

Degree Completion Services

Name/Contact

Debra Szabo
Assistant Director
Degree Completion Services

P: 561.297.6065
F: 561.297.1212
E: dszabo@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Thesis & Dissertation Final Package
  • Graduate College Forms
  • Waivers
  • Academic Progression Plan
  • Degree Audit & Certification

Name/Contact

Angela Lints  
Degree Completion Assistant

P: 561.297.2343
E: alints@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Plan of Study/MyPOS
  • Admission to Candidacy
  • Applications for Degree
  • Thesis & Dissertation Format Review

Name/Contact

Suzette Caan
Degree Completion Assistant

P: 561.297.2203
E: scaan@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Degree Completion Assistance

Name/Contact

Linda Petersen
Degree Completion Assistant

P: 561.297.1174
F: 561.297.2573
E: lpetersen@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Degree Completion Assistance

IT Operations

Name/Contact

Miguel Rengifo
Assistant Director
University Computer Systems

P: 561.297.0228
E: mrengifo@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Web Administration
  • Report Administration
  • Electronic Forms Administration
  • Office Computer Support
  • Banner Security Officer

Name/Contact

Tony Scott Parrish, MS in MIS
Coordinator, IT Services
University Computer Systems

P: 561.297.4116
E: tparrish@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Database and Web Administration
  • Report Management Administration
  • Electronic Forms Administration
  • Office Computer Support
  • Server Systems Administrator
  • Audio/Video Media Support
  • Banner Security Officer

Administration

Name/Contact

Barbara Bebergal
Administrator of Office Operations

P: 561.297.0056
E: bbeberga@fau.edu

 

   

 

 

 

Responsibilities

  • University Graduate Council
  • Front Desk Supervision
  • Payroll
  • HR Processes
  • Ordering Supplies
  • Office Management

Name/Contact

Danielle Rose
Manager, Graduate Tuition Benefits

P: 561.297.2906
E: drose13@fau.edu

Responsibilities

  • Graduate Tuition Benefits
  • Graduate College Forms
  • Degree Audit & Certification
To make an appointment with Dr. Floyd, please contact Ashley Morgan (561.297.4358).

Name/Contact

Dr. Deborah L. Floyd
Interim Dean, Graduate College

P: 561.297.4358
E: dfloyd@fau.edu

Name/Contact

Susan H. Fulks
Assistant Dean

P: 561.297.1211
E: sfulks@fau.edu

777 Glades Road, SU 80, Room 101, Boca Raton, FL, 33431 (T) 561.297.3624 (F) 561.297.1212

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