DePaul recently established a new position to tactically recruit international students at the graduate level. Karen Mark was hired as Assistant Director in October 2018. She has been with International Admission since 2012, and previously served as an admission counselor and recruiter for undergraduate international students in China and Southeast Asia.
Karen is working closely with Global Engagement and DePaul’s colleges and schools to ensure alignment of recruitment goals in support of DePaul's international student enrollment strategy. As part of her role, she travels to targeted markets to recruit students and to promote the DePaul brand overseas. Additionally, she manages the university’s agent network to grow international enrollments in undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as in the English Language Academy.