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We're excited to help you explore Fitchburg State and guide you through the admissions and financial aid processes.

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Each member of our staff works with freshman and transfer applicants. Learn more about everything Fitchburg State has to offer.

Admissions Counselors

Your counselor is determined by the city and state in which you graduated high school.


Outside headshot photo of Admission Director Tony Trodella

Tony Trodella
Director of Admissions
978.665.3144
atrodel2@fitchburgstate.edu
New England Territory: MA (Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden counties)


Headshot of Gretchen Mayhew from Admissions

Gretchen Mayhew
Senior Associate Director of Admissions
978.665.4629
gmayhew@fitchburgstate.edu

  • Undergraduate International Admissions
  • New Hampshire, all states outside of New England
  • New England Territory: MA (Lower Middlesex, Worcester counties), Connecticut

Portrait of Heather Thomas

Heather Thomas
MassTransfer Coordinator
978.665.3884
hbthomas@fitchburgstate.edu


Portrait of Scott Fournier

Scott Fournier
Assistant Director for Transfer / Freshman Admissions 
978.665.3148
sfourni8@fitchburgstate.edu

  • New England Territory: MA (Essex County, Upper Middlesex), Maine

Portrait of Juan Orta

Juan Orta
Assistant Director, On Campus Visitation
978.665.3136
jorta@fitchburgstate.edu


Tahkeya Blake

Tahkeya Blake 
Associate Director of Multicultural Recruitment 
978.665.3146
tblake3@fitchburgstate.edu

  • New England Territory: MA Suffolk County, City of Lynn, City of Springfield. Rhode Island

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Alex Navarro
Assistant Director, Admissions
978.665.3143
anavarr3@fitchburgstate.edu

  • New England Territory: MA (Bristol, Plymouth counties, Cape and the Islands), Rhode Island