Admissions and Financial Aid Staff

Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, Admissions

Julie Dobrow is currently Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at Columbia University‚Äôs School of the Arts. In this position, she oversees admissions and financial aid strategy and implementation for the graduate Film, Theatre, Writing, and Visual Arts programs. full profile 

Officer, Admissions and Financial Aid, Admissions

Niquette Johnson has served as a Financial Aid and Admissions Officer since 2018. She has worked in higher education since 2006, specializing in admissions and financial aid. full profile 

Admissions Assistant , Admissions

Daaimah Mubashshir has served as an Admissions Assistant since 2019. She received her MFA in Playwriting from the Columbia University School of the Arts and is a Core Writer at the Playwrights Center in Minneapolis. full profile 

Assistant Manager, Student Appointments & Payroll, Business

Anish Patel has served as Payroll Assistant to the Deans Office since 2017. Before coming to the School of the Arts, he worked in Administrative Office of the Executive Vice President as a Finance Assistant. full profile 

Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Admissions

Kenny Wong joined the School of the Arts in 2008 and has served in Admissions and Financial Aid since 2010. Prior to joining the School of the Arts, he worked as a stock trader and has degree in finance. full profile