Our recruiters

Meet the fantastic team of UVic recruiters who travel throughout Canada and around the world, and learn about our favourite campus spots and advice to students!

Who is my recruiter?

Your recruiter is assigned according to the location of your current or most recent high school, college or university.

For example, international students attending high schools in Victoria should contact the Vancouver Island recruiter.

Indigenous students

UVic offers a comprehensive range of services for Indigenous students, including academic and cultural resources and financial aid. To learn more, contact Lydia Toorenburgh or self-identify as Indigenous when you speak with a UVic recruiter.

High school students (including recent graduates)

Stephanie Parker, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Stephanie Parker

Stephanie works with high school students from Vancouver Island.

Stephanie is out of office until January 2, 2019.

In her absence, please email to speak with another recruiter.

Richard Belton, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Richard Belton

Richard works with high school students from Vancouver and the Lower Mainland.

Meghan Thompson, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Meghan Thompson

Meghan works with high school students from Interior BC (including Kootenays and Okanagan), North Shore BC, North Vancouver, Sunshine Coast and West Vancouver.

Lydia Toorenburgh, Indigenous Student Recruitment Officer
Lydia Toorenburgh

Lydia works with high school students from Northern BC and Indigenous students from across Canada.

Jesse Oshanek, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Jesse Oshanek

Jesse works with high school students from across Canada (excluding British Columbia).

Jesse is out of office until January 7, 2019.

In his absence, please email to speak with another recruiter.

College & university transfer students

Brian Tucker, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Brian Tucker

Brian works with transfer students from colleges and universities across Canada.

North, Central and South America

Andrea Felix de la Rosa, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Andrea Felix de la Rosa

Andrea works with high school and transfer students from North, Central and South America.

Africa, Australiasia, Europe & Russia

Mark Macdonald, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Mark Macdonald

Mark works with high school and transfer students from Africa, Australasia, and Europe (including Russia), as well as study abroad students from Europe.

South & East Asia

Jessica Morrow, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Jessica Morrow

Jessica works with high school and transfer students from China, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam and other countries in South and East Asia.

West Asia

Neharika Kataria, Recruitment Representative
Neharika Kataria

Neharika works with high school students from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates and other countries in West Asia.

Brian Tucker, Recruitment Admissions Liaison Officer
Brian Tucker

Brian works with transfer students from colleges and universities in Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, United Arab Emirates and other countries in West Asia.