Meet Your Counselor for International students

Alissa English
(919) 760-8111

Where are you from originally?
I am originally from Raleigh, N.C.

What are the best parts of your job?
The best part of my job is meeting people and learning more about what their goals and aspirations are! It is a really great honor to play a role in one of the biggest decisions in someone's life.

Favorite academic experience offered by Meredith?
Meredith has some really incredible study abroad opportunities.Nearly 30% of Meredith College students study abroad and it is such a unique opportunity to learn more about another country and yourself.

Favorite place on campus?
I love the Amphitheater. I will take any chance I get to be on the water.

Advice for prospective students?
My advice to prospective students is to keep an open mind and visit schools that interest you. It is hard to get a feel for the culture of the school without setting foot on campus. Take a tour and find out what schools have to offer!