Admissions Team


We Look Forward to Getting to Know You

Our admission counselors will guide you through every step of the admissions process to make your journey to Saint Francis as easy as possible.  


How do I Know Who My Counselor Will Be?

Admissions Welcome Center
Each admissions counselor is assigned to a particular region.  Get to know our team below and the region they serve.  When you're ready to connect, start a virtual chat (or call/email/text—whatever you prefer!) with any counselor. And when you schedule your visit you will find our team in the beautiful, newly renovated Admission Welcome Center.  We look forward to getting to know you! 
Bobby Anderson Profile Image

Dr. Bobby L Anderson

Title: Director of Admission


Office: 814-472-3386

Nichole Frederick Profile Image

Mrs. Nikki Frederick

Title: Director of Admission Operations


Office: 814-472-3270

Oversees: Admission Processes and Communication

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Ms. Victoria Ivock

Title:  Associate Director of Admission


Office:  814-472-3106

Oversees: Admission Visits and Event Management

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Mr. Jason Zaffuto

Title: Assistant Director of Admission Operations


Office: 814-472-3224

Oversees: Admission Data & Reporting

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Ms. Katie Kitchen

Title:  Assistant Director of Admission


Call/Text: 814-328-8943

Recruitment Territories:  

Pennsylvania Counties: Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Cambria, Washington, Westmoreland.

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Ms. Michayla E Graves
Title: Assistant Director of Admission


Call/Text: 814-328-8976

Recruitment Territories:  

Pennsylvania Counties:  Adams, Bedford, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Somerset, York.

Other States/Territories: Alabama, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California,  Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Kentucky, Louisiana,  Maryland, Mississippi, Nevada,  New Mexico,  North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico,  South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Utah,  Virginia, Washington D.C., West Virginia.

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Ms. Megan Mason

Title: Assistant Director of Admission for Transfer Recruitment


Call/ Text: 814-328-8773

Recruitment Territories: Transfer & International

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Ms. Lucy Wagner
Title:  Admission Counselor
Call/Text: 814-328-4921
Recruitment Territories:  

Pennsylvania Counties: Armstrong, Blair, Cameron, Centre, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Potter, Venango, Warren. 
Other States/Territories: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming

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Ms. Dani Vella
Title: Admissions Counselor
Call/Text: 814-546-5665
Recruitment Territories:  

Pennsylvania Counties: Berks, Bradford, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montgomery, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming.
Other States: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont.

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Mrs. Sara Papcun

Title: Admissions Welcome Center Manager


Office: 814-472-3100

Oversees: Admission Guest Services

“Saint Francis University is one of the most authentic and supportive educational environments you will ever find with a mission that is inspired by the life of St. Francis of Assisi, God's Troubadour. At Saint Francis University, you truly are called to discover and #BecomeThatSomeone you were always meant to be.”

—Dr. Bobby Anderson, Director of Admission