Orientation, Transition & Family Engagement (OTF) is responsible for the seamless transition and acclimation of incoming students (and their families) to the Hilltop. The OTF leadership team consists of professional, full-time staff members and undergraduate students who have considerable experience with orientation and transition.

Professional Staff

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Shane Ryan
Director of Orientation, Transition, & Family Engagement


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Jia Wen Zhu
Graduate Assistant



New Student Orientation (NSO)

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Isaiah Fleming-Klink
NSO Coordinator

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Daniel Frumento
NSO Coordinator

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Sabrina Leon Landegger
NSO Coordinator

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Samantha Smith
NSO Coordinator

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Kelsey Yurek
NSO Coordinator