Jessica Winthrop-Oney

Jessica Winthrop-Oney

Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission

B.A. in Sociology and English, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Email: jwinthrop-oney@rwu.edu
Twitter: RWU_Jessica
Phone: 401-254-3711

Territory: CT, CA and NY

Where are you originally from? Jamestown, RI

Where did you attend college? University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Where do you live now? Providence, RI

What’s your favorite aspect of working at RWU? The students!!!

How long have you been with RWU? 5 and a half years

What’s your favorite:

  • Book – The Alchemist
  • Thing to do in the summer, fall, winter & spring – I love the beach any time of the year
  • Vacation spot – Barcelona and the South of France

If you could take a trip or live anywhere in the world, where would it be? I would love to travel the world

If you could give one piece of advice to the incoming freshman class, what would it be? Take the time to get to know everyone you meet, get involved and make RWU your home.

What else are you involved in, on or off-campus? I am the co-coordinator of the students in the Admission office, I am involved in diversity and conflict resolution training and leadership training

What’s your favorite RWU memory? There are too many to count but I have to say it’s those little moments interacting with a prospective student when they realize they’ve fallen in love with RWU. It’s the best feeling.

Any favorite quotes? We do not remember days, we remember moments