WPI Names New Associate Vice President

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WORCESTER, Mass. -- Kevin Kelly of West Roxbury, Mass., has been named associate vice president for enrollment management at WPI. In his new post he will be responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive enrollment marketing plan that will include communicating the unique and global mission of the University in the recruitment of a talented and diverse population.

Kelly, who earned a bachelor's degree in English at Western New England College in Springfield, Mass., has extensive admissions experience. He comes to WPI from Dean College in Franklin, Mass., where he was vice president for enrollment services. Previous positions have included dean of admissions at Northeastern University, senior associate director of admissions at Boston University, and assistant director of admissions at Western New England College.

An independent technological university founded in 1865, WPI is renowned for its project-based educational program.