Assistant Vice-President, Undergraduate Admissions & Enrollment Planning
University of Maryland, College Park
Barbara Gill is Assistant Vice President of Undergraduate Admissions and Enrollment Planning at the University of Maryland College Park. She has been the chief admission officer since July 2001, and has worked in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions since September 1986.
In her current role, Barbara is responsible for providing leadership on all matters related to admission policy, enrollment and success, the administration of recruitment and admission of all new undergraduate students, the development of marketing and recruitment plans for undergraduates, the admission to all first year honors and living/learning programs and the selection of new students for university merit scholarships. She serves as a member of the Council of Dean’s and the Provost’s Enrollment Management Policy Committee.
Barbara is a Trustee for the College Board and serves as its Chair of the Guidance and Admission Assembly and is a member of the Higher Education Advisory Committee for the University of Cambridge. She was a member of the Commission on Access, Admission and Success and the State of Maryland’s College Success Task Force, and has served as Chair of the College Board’s National Forum and the National Association of College Admission Counseling annual conferences.