Emily Edmonston

Emily Edmonston

Associate Director, International Admissions & Recruitment, Office of Admissions

 

Email:

emily.edmonston@utah.edu

Phone:

(801) 581-8761

Hometown:

Lexington, MA

Alma mater:

Smith College, B.A.; University of Utah, M.Ed.

Number of years at the U:

Four years

Why did you decide to
work at the U of U:

The great people I met when starting a Master’s degree at the U of U, as well as the amazing location and opportunities to meet new students.

Best part of your job:

The ability to interact with and reach out to international students about their academic, personal and professional goals.

Why you decided to
work in student
recruitment:

The ability to assist student in navigating the U.S. admissions education system.

If I didn’t work in
recruitment, I’d be…

Professional traveler or athlete.

What’s your favorite
thing about the U?

The combination of people, location and energy on campus.

Favorite Ute
moment/memory:

Participating in the LeaderShape Institute as a group leader.

Tips for college success:

Be open to trying new things and ask for help!

Best part of your
job’s location:

The amazing views of the foothills, situated between the ski slopes, close to downtown and easy to access.

Favorite thing to
do in Salt Lake City:

Go to Utah Jazz & SLC Bees games. Explore the canyons, hike, bike and find new adventures.