Name: Rebecca Allen - Senior Associate Dean of Undergraduate Admission
Hometown: Braintree, MA
Alma Mater: Providence College (‘05)
Years in Admission: 13
What is your favorite thing to do in D.C.?
Running the National Mall and monuments. You can train for a race and tour some of the city's greatest sights at the same time.
What is your favorite museum in the city?
National Portrait Gallery.
Advice to anyone who is applying?
Trust your sources! People love to chime in about college admission, but take advantage of experts (namely your school counselor and your Catholic University admission counselor) in the field as you navigate this process.
Where is your favorite place to dine in D.C.?
Red Hen. The rigatoni is a must! (1822 1st St NW, Washington, DC 20001)