The staff who make orientation happen includes:

The professional staff and student orientation coordinators will be on campus all summer preparing for the arrival of the Class of 2025.

2021 Orientation Coordinators

Andres AntonioAndres Antonio


Andres Antonio is a rising junior from Brooklyn, NY, majoring in Engineering Psychology with a minor in dance. On campus, he is a member of Spirit of the Creative, Tufts' hip hop choreography team, as well as the Tufts Human Factors & Ergonomics Society and the Association of Latin American Students. When he's not dancing in Hill Hall or teaching Zumba classes on Prez Lawn, you can catch him throwing a frisbee on Res Quad, participating in Pokemon and Super Smash Bros tournaments, or analyzing Black Mirror episodes. He is incredibly excited to work with the orientation committee and the class of 2025 this summer to create an unforgettable orientation experience!

Hazel OstrowskiHazel Ostrowski


Hazel is a Sociology and Environmental Studies Major from Seattle, WA. On campus, she is involved with Residential Life and ultimate frisbee (go Ewo!). In her free time, she loves making art, learning TikTok dances, and discovering new food spots around Medford!




Orientation Planning Committee

Joe Golia


Joseph Golia

Director of Campus Life, Undergraduate Orientation Committee Chair | Email Joseph



Chelsea Jordan

Associate Director for Campus Life, Pre-Orientation Program Coordinator | Email Chelsea





Robin Olinsky


Robin Olinsky

Advising Dean, School of Arts and Sciences, Academic Affairs Orientation Contact Email Robin



Laura DaRos


Laura DaRos

Associate Dean of Student Affairs, SMFA, SMFA Orientation Contact Email Laura





Josh Hartman

Director, Residential Life and Learning, ORLL Orientation Contact | Email Josh



Nadia Vargas


Nadia Vargas

Associate Director, Residential Life and Learning, ORLL Orientation Contact| Email Nadia




Andy Tiedemann

Senior Communications Strategist for Student Affairs | Email Andy




Melissa Lee

Student Communications Strategist for Student Affairs | Email Melissa