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Undergraduate Admissions

Blog: EWU Admissions Blog
Homing pigeon: ARPU
Phone: 509.359.2397
Text: 509.740.3270
Fax: 509.359.6692
Mail: 304 Sutton Hall | Cheney, WA 99004

Graduate Admissions

Phone: 509.359.6297
Fax: 509.359.6044
Mail: 206 Showalter Hall | Cheney, WA 99004

Financial Aid

Phone: 509.359.2314
Fax: 509.359.4330
Mail: 102 Sutton Hall | Cheney, WA 99004

Office Hours

Monday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Saturday: closed
Sunday: closed


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Admissions Advisors

Jana Jaraysi '06, '08

Director of Recruitment

Hometown: Kennewick, WA
Major: Marketing and management
Hardest class ever taken: Finance
Favorite off-campus hangout: Mason Jar (a coffee shop in Cheney)
Favorite EWU tradition: Pass through the Pillars
Out-of-state recruiting: Arizona


Boubacar Bouaré

Director of Operations

Hometown: Bamako, Mali
Major: Social and economic administration, business administration
Hardest class ever taken: Chemistry
Favorite off-campus hangout: All electronics stores in town!
Favorite EWU tradition: Pass through the Pillars
Out-of-state recruiting: International


Kenneth Burns II


Hometown: Renton, WA
Major: Sociology
Minor: Education
Hardest class ever taken: Calculus
Favorite off-campus hangout: Downtown Spokane
Favorite EWU tradition: Embrace Your Diversity
In-state recruiting: Clallam, Grays Harbor, Jefferson, Kitsap, Mason, and Thurston Counties
Out-of-state recruiting: Illinois


Emmanuel "Manny" Lopez

Enrollment Advocate

Special admissions programs: DREAMers, DACA students, 1079 students, students from foster families
Hometown: Quincy, WA
Major: Physical Education
Hardest class ever taken: Anatomy and physiology
Favorite off-campus hangout: Riverside State Park
Favorite EWU tradition: the new-hire scavenger hunt


Crystal Medina

Events and Visitation Manager

Hometown: Wentachee, WA
Major: Public Relations
Hardest class ever taken: 
Visual Communication Design 1
Favorite off-campus hangout: 
The Perry District in Spokane
Favorite EWU tradition: 
Homecoming Bed Races
Special Programs: 
Campus Visits


Adan Meza

Regional Advisor

Hometown: Toppenish, WA
Major: Technology
Hardest class ever taken: CNC Programming
Favorite off-campus hangouts: Buffalo Wild Wings
Favorite EWU tradition: Eastern football tailgating
Out-of-state recruiting: Alaska and Montana


Jennifer Nehus '10

Assistant Director of International Admissions

Special admissions programs: all things international
Hometown: Billings, MT
Major: Anthropology and Arab Studies
Hardest class ever taken: Islamic law
Favorite off-campus hangout: coffee shops in Spokane
Favorite EWU tradition: Pass through the Pillars
Out-of-state recruiting: International


Isaias Nunez

Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions

Hometown: Fairfield, CA
Major: Criminal justice
Hardest class ever taken: Research methods
Favorite off-campus hangout: Riverside State Park
Favorite EWU tradition: New-hire scavenger hunt
In-state recruiting: Clark, Cowlitz, Lewis, Pacific, Skamania, and Wahkiakum Counties
Out-of-state recruiting: Northern California and Texas


Ana Zapien '13

Regional Advisor

Hometown: Prosser, WA
Major: Psychology
Hardest class ever taken: Statistics
Favorite off-campus hangout: El Rodeo
In-state recruiting: Chelan, Kittitas, Klickitat, Okanogan, and Yakima Counties