Thomas (Matt) Schutte
Saint Louis University Assistant Director for Transfer Admission
314.977.3716 or (800) SLU-FOR-U
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What advice would you offer to students during their college search and application processes?
Visit early, ask to speak with faculty in your academic area when you visit, come to a visit prepared with your questions.
How long have you worked as an admissions counselor at Saint Louis University?
What do you enjoy most about your work as an admissions counselor at Saint Louis University?
Great people - students, faculty, staff, all are wonderful people to be around. Great sense of fellowship on campus.
Where is your favorite spot on SLU's campus?
I love watching a women's or men's soccer game on a nice fall day at Hermann Stadium.
What is your favorite restaurant (or entertainment venue) near SLU's campus that you recommend to students and their families?
What did you study as an undergraduate?
B.S., English; M.A., Communication; PhD candidate, Higher Education Administration, Saint Louis University
Other than those regarding financial aid, what are the most common questions you receive from prospective students and their families, and how do you respond?
As a transfer counselor, I get many questions specific to that population, and the answers are usually found at transfer.slu.edu - Which of my credits will transfer? - Are scholarships available for transfer students? - When is the application due?