Ashley Carter, Wheeling, has been selected as campus visit coordinator in the Office of Admissions at West Liberty University. She began her duties on Nov. 1, 2013. Carter is responsible for planning admissions events such as open house and black and gold days, scheduling group visits for schools and other organizations and coordinating individual tours for prospective students also.

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“I’m happy to join the admissions team at West Liberty University and look forward to helping prospective students discover the distinctive quality of a WLU education,” Carter said.

Previously, Carter was WLU’s campus activities coordinator, a position she held since January 2009. Before that she was a marketing and events coordinator in both North and South Carolina.

Carter also is an adjunct instructor of physical education in West Liberty’s Department of Health and Human Performance and teaches dance at both the YWCA, Wheeling, and at the Dance Difference studio, St. Clairsville, Ohio.

Carter earned a Bachelor of Science in Communications degree, with a minor in dance from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. She also has a Master of Organizational Leadership degree from Wheeling Jesuit University.

West Liberty University is a forward-looking, four-year public university steeped in a rich heritage as West Virginia’s oldest institution of higher education. Led by President Robin C. Capehart, West Liberty is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Five colleges make up the University: the College of Arts and Communication, the College of Education, the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Science and the Gary E. West College of Business. All offer a personalized education delivered by a team of highly qualified faculty, with more than 60 majors and 30 programs that are nationally recognized or accredited.

Graduate programs include degrees in education and most recently, the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program. WLU also offers several degree completion programs for non-traditional students, including its Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership and Administration (BLA) and the Regents Bachelor of Arts degree.

To learn more about the admissions office and its events, please visit or call 1.866.WESTLIB.