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Undergraduate Admissions

Lacey Faunce

Lacey Faunce

Title: Transfer counselor
Responsibilities: Responsible for developing, coordinating and implementing recruitment strategies for potential transfer students in Northern Virginia, meeting with prospective students and their families, conducting information sessions and attending college fairs
Counselor region: Northern Virginia, also visits Maryland and southwest Virginia
Office location: Northern Virginia Community College – Annandale Campus, located in the Career and Transfer Center, Room 105i
High school: William Fleming High School in Roanoke, Va.
College: Virginia Commonwealth University, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice

About Undergraduate Admissions

Name three adjectives that describe Undergraduate Admissions.

Hard-working, friendly and dedicated

What do you enjoy most about meeting prospective VCU students?

I truly enjoy sharing their excitement. I know from personal experience that VCU is a great institution. I take pleasure in sharing my experiences with them and seeing the delight on their faces at the possibilities VCU can offer them.

What are three things we’ll find in your suitcase?

Workout gear, slippers and my laptop

What's one thing you don't travel without?


Best part of your job:

I truly enjoy sitting across from a nervous student and asking who will be the first person they will tell that they’ve been admitted to VCU. The excitement on their face is priceless!

About me

What don’t most people know about you?

I’m a Bikram yoga fanatic.

What’s on your iPod?

Wale, Adele, Incubus, Bob Marley, Otis Redding

What’s your perfect Sunday afternoon?

Brunch with friends and a stroll through the city

What did you want to be when you grew up?

An actress or an attorney

What do you order at Starbucks?

Iced caramel macchiato

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