Jessica Acosta-Chavez ’06

"One of my favorite things is seeing a student light up when they talk about their passions."

Associate Director of Admission & Director of Multicultural Outreach

Jessica Acosta-Chavez '06 returned to Andover in 2017 after a three-year stint in the Tufts University Office of Undergraduate Admission. She previously volunteered as one of Andover's Alumni Admission Representatives and is thrilled to return to the school that greatly impacted her life. "I'm looking forward to interviews because I get to interact with students and families!" she says. "One of my favorite things is seeing a student light up when they talk about their passions, whether it is a book they just read, a favorite sport, or an interesting hobby."

Acosta-Chavez lives on campus with her husband and dog, Chewy. She graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 2010 with a degree in Spanish & Portuguese Literature. She also has an Ed.M. from Harvard's Graduate School of Education. In addition to her responsibilities in the admission office, she is an academic advisor, a house counselor in a 10th-12th grade girls' dorm, and will be a co-director for ­¡Relindo!, a Learning in the World Spanish immersion summer program in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Have questions about the admission process? Email Jessica.

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