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Monique McCarthy
Associate Dean of Admissions
mmccarthy@avemarialaw.edu
Phone: (239) 687-5423
Dean McCarthy has over ten years of law school enrollment management, admissions, marketing and student services experience. Prior to joining the Law School, she served as the Assistant Director of Admissions for Recruitment at the University of St. Thomas School of Law-Minneapolis, where she participated in all aspects of the recruitment, counseling, and enrollment of students. She is a member of the Law School Diversity Professionals Planning Committee and the Law School Admissions Council Subcommittee on Misconduct and Irregularities in the Admissions Process. Dean McCarthy was the recipient of the University of St. Thomas School of Law’s Black Law Students Association Faculty/Staff Member of the Year Award in 2009.





Monique McCarthy
Associate Dean of Admissions




Kevin McGowan
Director of Financial Aid




Carolyn Barrientes
Assistant Director




Leticia Padilla
Admissions Counselor