College for Women Admission Counselors

Find Your Counselor

Find your counselor based on the state, Minnesota town, or Twin Cities area code where you attend high school. We also have designated admission counselors for transfer students.

For general help, or for assistance in identifying your counselor, reach out to admissions@stkate.edu or 800-656-KATE(5283).


Cory Piper-Hauswirth
Cory Piper-Hauswirth
Katie Zmudzien
Katie Zmudzien
Anna Grelson, Assistant Director of Admission, College for Women
Anna Grelson

apgrelson588@stkate.edu
651-690-8655

Advising students from:

Twin Cities Areas: Apple Valley, Buffalo High School, Burnsville, Eagan, Eagle Ridge Academy, Eastview (Apple Valley), Eden Prairie, Edina, Farmington, First Baptist, Hopkins, Hutchinson, Jordan, Lakeville North, Lakeville South, Maplewood Academy, Minnetonka, Mound Westonka, New Century Charter-Hutch, Orono, Prior Lake, Rosemount, Sch. of Environ. Studies, Shakopee, Wayzata

States: Illinois

Michael Larson
Michael Larson

mslarson@stkate.edu
651-690-8798

Advising transfer students from greater Dakota County Technical College, Minnesota State Community and Technical Colleges, and out-of-state colleges and universities

Schedule a virtual appointment with Michael

Headshot of College for Women Admission Counselor Erika Nell
Erika Nell

eknell560@stkate.edu
651-690-8655

Advising students from:

Twin Cities Areas: Brooklyn Center, Fridley, Irondale, Maple Grove, Osseo, Park Center, Robbinsdale Armstrong, Robbinsdale Cooper

States: Alabama, Alaska, APO/FPO, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming

Schedule a virtual appointment with Erika

Sue Rudd
Sue Rudd

slrudd@stkate.edu 
651-690-8649

Advising students from Twin Cities private high schools and transfer students from Inver Hills, Normandale, and Saint Paul College

High school students: schedule a virtual appointment with Sue

Transfer students: schedule a virtual appointment with Sue

Jenn Searles
Jenn Searles '98

jlsearles@stkate.edu
651-690-8710

Advising transfer students from Anoka Ramsey, Anoka Tech, Century College, Dougherty Family College, Hennepin Tech, Minneapolis College (MCTC), North Hennepin, and Minnesota four-year colleges and universities.

Schedule a virtual appointment with Jenn

Headshot of College for Women Admission Counselor Kalley Seeger
Kalley Seeger '19

kmseeger009@stkate.edu
651-690-6269

Advising students from:

Twin Cities Areas: Central, Columbia Heights, Como Park, FAIR school, Harding, Highland Park, John A. Johnson, NE Metro, Roseville, Southwest, St. Anthony Village, Ubah Medical Academy, Washburn and Washington Tech

Other zip codes within Minnesota: 563-567

States: Montana

Schedule a virtual appointment with Kalley

Mainhia Thao ’18, counselor for College for Women
Mainhia Thao ’18

mthao@stkate.edu
651-690-6840

Advising students from:

Minneapolis and St. Paul charter schools

Twin Cities Areas: Andover, Anoka, Annandale, Becker, Big Lake, Blaine, Bloomington Jefferson, Bloomington Kennedy, Buffalo, Buffalo Lake Hector, Centennial, Central (Norwood/Young America), Champlin, Chanhassen, Chaska, Coon Rapids, Dassel-Cokato, Delano, East Ridge, Eden Valley-Watkins, Elk River, Gibbon/Fairfax/Winthrop, Glencoe, Holy Spirit Academy Monticello, Holy Trinity-Winsted, Howard Lake, Kimball Area, Lester Prairie, Litchfield, Lutheran Mayer, Mahtomedi, Maple Lake, Monticello, Moundsview, Park Senior, Princeton, Richfield, Rockford, Rogers, Sibley East, Spectrum (Elk River), Spring Lake Park, Stillwater, St. Michael-Albertville, Tartan, Waconia, Watertown Mayer, White Bear Lake, Woodbury, Zimmerman, Agape, Creative Arts School, Braham, Bethlehem Academy, Cambridge, Cambridge Christian, Cannon Falls, Chisago Lake Baptist, Chisago Lakes Senior, Edison, Faribault, Forest Lake, Goodhue, Gordon Parks High School, Hastings, Henry, Henry Sibley, Heritage Academy, Hinckley-Finlayson, Hmong Academy, Humboldt, Kimball Area, Lincoln (Lake City), Longfellow Alternative, Math & Sci Acad (Woodbury), Minneapolis North, Minneapolis South, Mora, North Branch, North St. Paul, Northfield, Northfield School of Arts, Open World Learning Community, Owatonna, Pine City, Randolph, Red Wing, Roosevelt, Rush City, Shattuck-St. Mary's, Simley, St. Francis, South St. Paul, Wellstone International High School

Other zip codes within Minnesota: 556-562

States: Wisconsin, California, and Texas

Schedule a virtual appointment with Mainhia