If you want to know what it’s really like to be a student at Nova Southeastern University, asking a current Shark is a fantastic way to learn more. Our undergraduate admissions ambassadors can answer your questions by email or during a tour—they’ll show you around campus when you come visit NSU. Our ambassadors are excited to share their Shark experiences with you - ask away!

Meet NSU’s Student Admissions Ambassadors

Joseph Petruzzelli

Class of 2024

Major: Exercise and Sport Science

Hometown: Secaucus, NJ

Kiara Colman

Class of 2024

Major: Political Science

Hometown: Boca Raton, FL

Marlena Pencille

Class of 2024

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Le Roy, NY

Yasmeen Hughes

Class of 2024

Major: Communications

Hometown: Piscataway, NJ

Isabella Stapp

Class of 2025

Major: Law

Hometown: Bethany, Oklahoma

Olivia Batista

Class of 2025

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Parkland, Florida

Brinei Jones

Class of 2026

Major: Law

Hometown: Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos

Meghana Jagarlamudi

Class of 2025

Major: Public Health

Hometown: Merritt Island, FL

Sophia Wehle

Class of 2026

Major: International Studies

Hometown: Tampa, Florida

Rhia Patel

Class of 2026

Major: Public Health

Hometown: Cary, North Carolina

Valery Mejia

Class of 2025

Major: Biology-Pre-Nursing

Hometown: Hobe Sound, FL

Malea Burroughs

Class of 2026

Major: Art and Design

Hometown: Bowie, MD

Bryan Chan

Class of 2025

Major: Biology

Hometown: Ridgewood, NJ

Isabella Estrada Hernandez

Class of 2026

Major: Exercise and Sport Science

Hometown: Orlando, FL

Francesca Leone

Class of 2026

Major: Neuroscience

Hometown: Toronto, Canada

Ester Costa Lucas Ferreira

Class of 2024

Major: Communications

Hometown: Minas Gerais, Brazil

Chanakya Prasad Valmiki

Class of 2026

Major: Biology

Hometown: El Centro, CA

The Undergraduate Admissions office is located next to the Welcome Center on the first floor of the William and Norma Horvitz Administration Building, on NSU's Ft. Lauderdale-Davie campus in Davie, Florida. Click here for a map.

Phone: (954) 262-8000 or Toll-Free: 800-338-4723

Fax: (954) 262-3811

If you would like to schedule a visit for your group, please email

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday
8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Select Saturdays
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.