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Michigan City Campus (LaPorte County)

Arelia Bradley

Arelia came to Ivy Tech from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale as an academic advisor. She has more than 10 years' experience in admissions at several private colleges and universities. Arelia was born and raised in Chicago but now lives in Valparaiso.                                          

For more information, contact Arelia at


219-879-9137 ext. 6236


Lake County

Gina Willis

Gina has worked in student services/enrollment management for 20 years and has experience working with four-year colleges and universities as well as community college. She has 11 years’ experience specifically in admissions. Gina is from East Chicago and currently lives in Hammond. She loves cats and anything purple! 

Please contact Gina at 219-392-3600 ext. 3361


Valparaiso Campus


Christine Ring

Christine has 10 years' experience in the private and nonprofit sectors in the academic, healthcare, financial and legal industries, having worked most recently at Trident Univerisity. She has a bachelor of science degree in finance and associate degree in human biology. She is a resident of Cedar Lake. 

For more information, contact Christine at





Sarah Reed

Sarah Reed

Sarah is an Ivy Tech Community College, Valparaiso Campus alumna and attained her BA in Sociology, May 2018. She transitioned from working as an SI Leader to Admissions with retail and community engagement experience. Sarah lives in Hobart with her husband, two dogs, and cat.

For more information, contact Sarah at


219-464-8514 ext. 3040


Ready to learn all about what Ivy Tech has to offer?

Don't wait, RSVP for our Ivy Explore sessions at the Valparaiso Campus!

Ivy Explore is open to the public and offers a campus tour along with information on our academic programs and student life.  These sessions are informal and allow you to answer all your questions to determine if Ivy Tech Valparaiso is the best fit for you!

RSVPs required - We like to keep the groups small, so everyone gets some personal attention!

Ivy Explore is offered every week at these times, weather permitting:
Tuesdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Thursdays, 6 - 7 p.m.
Click here to RSVP for an Ivy Explore session

Please see campus calendar for changes in scheduled times. We have limited holiday hours during November and December. Check ivytech.edu/hours for more information.

For more information, contact our Express Enrollment Center at (219) 464-8514, ext. 4720 or Valpo-eec@ivytech.edu.