Admission Website Receives Top Honors
aint Vincent College’s admission website was ranked #1 in the country by MyCollegeOptions.org in its 11th annual Enrollment Power Index, an analysis of admission websites of all four-year colleges and universities. Each summer, the MCO team of college admission and internet experts conducts a research-based analysis that measures how well college and university websites provide information to prospective students to assist them through the application process.
The study grades over 3,000 institutions on a 100-point scale, including functionality, design and technology components. The criteria for the study are reviewed and updated
annually by internal experts as well as current high school students. Each institution was reviewed by more than 1,000 college-bound high school students.
New Director of Alumni Relations Named
ichael C. Gerdich, a 1998 graduate of Saint Vincent College who has served in the College’s admission office for the past decade, has been named by President Jim Towey as director of alumni relations. Gerdich, 33, will head the department which is responsible for maintaining relationships with nearly 12,000 Saint Vincent graduates in the United States and around the world. “Mike is perfect for this job and I am excited about the energy and experience that he will bring to this important post,” Mr. Towey said. “He did a great job in admission and his love for Saint Vincent is evident in everything he does.”