Marymount University

Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17


Administrative Officers

Matthew D. Shank, President and Chief Executive Officer

TBD, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Enrollment Management

Alphonso V. Diaz, Vice President for Financial Affairs and Treasurer

Linda McMurdock, Vice President for Student Affairs, and University Title IX Coordinator

Joseph D.W. Foster, Esq., Vice President for University Advancement

Academic Affairs and Enrollment Management

Bridget Murphy, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Enrollment Management

Michael Schuchert, Associate Vice President for Planning and Institutional Effectiveness

Francesca Reed, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management and Director of Graduate Enrollment Services

Christina A. Clark, Dean, School of Arts and Sciences

Jeanne A. Matthews, Dean, Malek School of Health Professions

Zary Mostashari, Dean, Library and Learning Services

James F. Ryerson, Dean, School of Business Administration

Lois T. Stover, Dean, School of Education and Human Services

Victor Betancourt, Executive Director, Center for Global Education

Larry Hoffman, Executive Director, Reston Center

Steven Munson, Executive Director, Information Technology Services

TBD, Executive Director, Center for Teaching and Learning

Cheryl Green, Director, Office of Sponsored Programs

Sara Meehan, Director, Enrollment Information Systems

Debbie Raines, Director, Financial Aid



Director of Undergraduate Admissions

Simone Woung, University Registrar

Yolanda Gibson, Associate Dean for the First-Year Experience

Rita Wong, Associate Dean, Graduate and Professional Studies

Sarah Spalding, Assistant Dean, School of Business Administration


Jamie Reynolds, Director, Athletics

Financial Affairs

TBD, Executive Director, Human Resource Services

Peggy Axelrod, Director, Budget and Risk Management

Anantha Gorti, University Bursar

Kandice Large, Manager, Barnes and Noble Bookstore

Upen Malani, Assistant Vice President, Campus Planning and Management

Ronald Somervell, Controller

Student Affairs

Rev. Thomas Yehl, University Chaplain and Director of Campus Ministry

Catherine Brocker, Director, Student Health Center

TBD, Associate Director, Community Engagement

TBD, Director, Student Affairs

Christopher Fiorello, Director, Student Conduct and Academic Integrity

Eric Hols, Director, Campus Safety and Emergency Management

Tina Sheppard, Director, Campus and Residential Services

Meg Telfair, Director, Student Counseling Center

Aline Orfali, Director, International Student Services

Christina Rajmaira, Assistant Vice President and Dean of Student Life

Vincent Stovall, Director, Student Engagement

Vernon Williams, Assistant Dean, Student Engagement, Transitions, and Leadership

TBD, Director, Career Services and Dean of Student Success

University Advancement

TBD, Director, Annual Fund

TBD, Director, Alumni Relations

Catalog Contents

Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17

General Information


Financial Information

Academic Support Services

Academic Information and Policies

University Requirements and the Liberal Arts Core

Academic Opportunities

Undergraduate Programs

Course Descriptions

University Leadership

Notices to Students