Amy Youmazzo

 

Amy Youmazzo

Degree: B.A., English
Job Title: Admissions Counselor
Recruiting Territory: Maryland, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Westchester.
In-house specialties: Liaison to the Forensic Science Department, In-house writer.

Favorite spot on campus: Club Row, come check it out!
Favorite place to eat near campus: Hummus Kitchen
Why choose John Jay College: Where else can you get a liberal arts degree that focuses on educating for justice? And we are located in the best city in the world!
Hindsight tip: Make sure you understand your major and what jobs are available after you graduate. Also, if you are applying for financial aid and/or loans, make sure you know who you are paying back and when you have to pay it!
If I could have coffee with anyone in the world, living or deceased, it would be: JFK, we share the same birthday, so I have always been intrigued by him!
Favorite quote: “You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was.” – Irish Proverb
Favorite invention: Hair straightener!!
When I am not at work, I am: Running around the dog park with my puppy and traveling with my fiancé!
How did I get into higher education? I started as a tour guide at Mount Saint Mary College and the rest is history!
What would I be if I wasn’t an admissions counselor? A wedding planner or college professor.
Best advice I ever received: Get an education, no one can ever take it away from you!

If you have any questions about John Jay College of Criminal Justice, please contact me at ayoumazzo@jjay.cuny.edu.