As an integral partner in the Virginia Tech educational experience, the synergy of the various operational management units within Enrollment Management serve to lead, to support, and to provide quality service to the university.

Wanda Dean, vice provost for enrollment management

Wanda Dean

Juan Espinoza

Interim Director of Undergraduate Admissions
(540) 231-6267

Karen Eley Sanders

Associate Vice Provost for College Access
(540) 231-5499

Rick Sparks

Associate Vice Provost and University Registrar
(540) 231-7951

Beth Armstrong

Director of University Scholarships and Financial Aid
(540) 231-7197

Research and Analysis


Enrollment Management collaborates with many areas across the university including academic colleges and departments, the Graduate School, the Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness, University Bursar, Student Success Center, Facilities, Athletics, International Programs, and Global Education. The expansive involvement of Enrollment Management leaders and staff in university committees and governance speak to our unit’s dedication to university wide input in our services. In each academic year, every reporting area is tasked with the goal of continuous improvement to align with the university’s goals of student success in the path to graduation and to increase opportunities for efficiencies and collaboration with our university partners.