Meet Your Counselor

Find your state below or use the links to meet your admissions counselor.

Admissions counselors lead information sessions on campus, conduct admission interviews, represent Wheaton off-campus at college fairs, and are equipped to walk with you throughout the admissions process. Please choose your state below to learn about your admissions counselor and contact him or her with any questions you have about Wheaton.


US states

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Admissions Counselors


James Kim

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
Connecticut, Delaware, Indiana, Maine,
Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington DC, West Virginia, 

Hi! I am James and I'm passionate about helping you through the admissions process. 

Find out more about James or make an appointment to speak with James

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Hannah Hooker

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for: 
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Vanguard

Welcome! As a 2019 Wheaton College graduate, I'm so excited you're looking into Wheaton! During my time here studying Christian Formation and Ministry and Spanish, I was challenged by professors and peers to think critically about my faith, grow as a Christ-follower, and serve well in all areas of my life--both in the working world and in the relationships and little everyday moments outside of it. 

Find out more about Hannah, or make an online appointment with Hannah.

Colin Swanson

Colin Swanson

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin

Welcome! As a 2022 Wheaton College graduate, I am overjoyed to know that you are considering Wheaton College as a place on your college exploration journey. I truly cannot be more thankful that the Lord guided me to attend this wonderful college where I was able to grow both spiritually and academically around some of the most amazing people I have met. The Christian Liberal Arts education that Wheaton offers challenged me in my ability to think critically about my faith and how integrated it is in all the areas of study that Wheaton offers.

Read more about Colin or make an appointment to speak with Colin.

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Ada Yuan

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
International Students

I was born and raised in China until I was 15 years old. I first came to the U.S. as an international student for high school in Michigan in 2014 and then graduated from Wheaton College in 2022 with my undergraduate degrees in Economics and Communication.

All of my experiences at Wheaton have made me into the person I am today, and I would not trade that for anything. It’s an absolute honor for me to serve you throughout your admissions process at Wheaton, and I can’t wait to hear your stories. Looking forward to connecting with you!

Find out more about Ada's story or make an appointment to speak with Ada.


Jamie Desai

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
Arizona, Texas, Transfers

Hi! My name is Jamie Desai, and I am honored to walk alongside you as you discern next steps for your future.

I'd like to tell you more of my story.

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Anna Rose McCarthy

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

Hello and Welcome! I am so excited that you are interested in Wheaton College. I can’t wait to help you explore everything Wheaton has to offer.

Find out more about Anna Rose's story

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Evan Bennett

Admissions Counselor

Counselor for:
IL, Chicago area

Hi, I'm Evan. If you’re seeking an academic home that enables you to think deeply, live worshipfully, and nurture your vocational calling, I invite you to consider seriously what Wheaton has to offer. Read more about me.