WPI Foisie Business School students come from all over the world—and the graduate business admissions team is dedicated to helping you through the process. 

Please feel free to connect with us to learn more about our programs, faculty, and the promise of a WPI business degree.

Meet the Team

The graduate admissions staff members in the Foisie Business School are happy to work with you and answer any questions you have about WPI or the admissions process. 

Your main point of contact through the application process and beyond, our admission counselors are available to answer any and all questions you may have - reach out to your admission counselor today (alphabetical breakdown by last name below). Feel free to get in touch with your counselor directly by email or phone.

A - H: Paige Dunn
I - P: Amy Trakimas
Q - Z: Kendra Rafferty
PhD applicants: Melissa Terrio

Paige Dunn

Paige Dunn

Asst Dir of Recr & Admissions
Phone: 508-831-4805
Kendra Rafferty

Kendra Rafferty

Asst Dir of Recr & Adm, Mktg
Phone: 508-831-5285
Melissa Terrio

Melissa Terrio

Dir of Grad Recruitment & Adm
Phone: 508-831-6345

Melissa is responsible for all recruiting and admissions activities for the graduate programs at the Foisie Business School. With over twenty years of experience in recruiting and admissions Melissa has worked at universities across the United States and in France.

Melissa holds an MEd from Northeastern University and a BA in History and French from Boston University.

Amy Trakimas

Amy Trakimas

Assoc Dir of Recr & Admissions

Visit Campus

Close mentoring by supportive faculty members is a hallmark of the WPI experience and begins well before students make the decision to apply.  The Admissions team at the Foisie Business School can help start the process by connecting you with programs and faculty members of interest to arrange a campus visit as well as a campus tour with a current student. Email us at business@wpi.edu to arrange your visit today!

Take a Virtual Tour

If you are unable to visit the WPI campus in person, we’ve got you covered. View our virtual tour to learn more about all that WPI has to offer.