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Professional Staff

Our team works year-round to provide support in the transition and onboarding of new students and their families. We oversee Orientation Leaders, Welcome Week Leaders, and Welcome Week Volunteers.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our office at orientation@rochester.edu or reach out to one of us at the email addresses below. We can't wait to welcome you and your family to the University of Rochester community!

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Crystal Cusimano Figueroa

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  • Senior Director, Orientation, Summer, and Continuing Studies
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Amy Gallo

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  • Communications and Marketing Specialist, Orientation, Summer, and Continuing Studies
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Shandra Kieffer

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  • Program Manager, Orientation