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Kara Wada

Assistant Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management
Department(s): Graduate College
Office: GTW 215
Phone: 702-895-3320
Email: kara.wada@unlv.edu


Kara Wada oversees the Recruitment & Admissions; Retention, Progression, & Completion; and Front Office teams in the Graduate College. She is originally from Hawaii and relocated to Las Vegas in 2003. She completed both of her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at UNLV. She has been with the Graduate College since 2007. Prior to her current position, Kara served as the Director of Graduate Admissions & Records for four and a half years.