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Nikhil Kumar

Vice President

Undergraduate Enrollment Management

Kumar Nikhil

Nikhil Kumar ’05, MS ’09 is the Vice President of Undergraduate Enrollment Management. He is responsible for overseeing all admissions, retention and financial aid strategies for the College at the undergraduate level.

Kumar has been involved with Manhattanville admissions since 2005. In 2009, he became the Director of Graduate Admissions where he oversaw enrollment for the graduate business and professional programs, new business development, corporate partnerships, major business career fairs, and brand awareness promotion through comprehensive marketing and recruitment strategies. He also helped to launch and sustain the very successful Sport Business Management Program, and managed all aspects of the graduate admissions department.

Recently, Kumar worked closely with Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid to master the intricacies of the College’s financial aid leveraging model and its international recruitment process.

He also served as the Head Men’s Golf Coach leading the team to the program's first national ranking, GCAA/Farmers Insurance Division III National Academic Championship, and three national tournament appearances.  In addition, Kumar is a three-time Conference Coach of the Year and served on numerous regional and national boards.