Admissions

At Shorter University, we care about students. We help prepare you to be successful and to grow into the individual that God created you to be.

Our Admissions Counselors are here to answer any questions you may have about Shorter and the application process. Please feel free to contact your Admissions Counselor at any time during the application process. We are happy to help!

Contact Information

Our Team

Dr. Emily Messer
Vice President for Enrollment Management

Dr. Emily Messer

Dr. Emily Messer has been at Shorter University since 2007 formerly serving as Assistant...
Patrick McElhaney
Director of Admissions

Patrick McElhaney

I am Patrick McElhaney, the Director of Admissions and your Admissions Counselor...
Alesa Constien
Assistant Director of Admissions Communications

Alesa Constien

­Hello Future Hawks! My name is Alesa Constien and I am a native of Douglasville,...
Bethany Brady
Assistant Director of Admissions

Bethany Brady

My name is Bethany Brady and I recently have joined Shorter University as the Assistant...
Caleb Britt
Admissions Counselor

Caleb Britt

Hi everyone! My name is Caleb Britt, and I’m from Newnan, Georgia. I graduated...
Meredith Howard
Admissions Counselor

Meredith Howard

Hi everyone! My name is Meredith Howard and I am from Acworth, GA. I graduated from...
Josh Adams
Admissions Counselor

Josh Adams

Hello, everyone! I am Josh Adams, and I’ve been at Shorter University since 2012,...
April McClung
Campus Visit Coordinator

April McClung

I am April McClung and I am excited to serve in the position of Campus Visit Coordinator!...
Lindsey Stager
Admissions Counselor / Admissions Processing Coordinator

Lindsey Stager

Hello! My name is Lindsey Stager and I am from Rome, Georgia.  I graduated from...
Leanne Peterson
Admissions Counselor

Leanne Peterson

Hello! My name is Leanne Peterson, and I am from Birmingham, Alabama.  I graduated...
Jan Sidwell
Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Enrollment Management

Jan Sidwell

I am Jan Sidwell and I am originally from South Carolina. I have worked at Shorter...