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Andres Velazquez

Andres Velazquez (he/him/his) joined the DePaul community in 2021. In his role as a retention specialist, Andres supports Sophomore and Junior students holding historically marginalized identities as they navigate DePaul. In doing so, Andres provides 1 on 1 student coaching that assists students in their academic, personal, and professional growth, and connects students with relevant resources within and outside the institution.

Prior to his current role, Andres worked in various positions within higher education, including financial services and undergraduate admissions. Andres earned his bachelor’s degree in Sociology-Anthropology and Political Science from Middlebury College.