Department of Freshman Studies

Contact the Department of Freshmen Studies Staff

Hampton University’s Department of Freshman Studies is responsible for all Freshman Students. Our main objective is to help Freshman become Sophomores. The department of Freshman Studies oversees the New Student Orientation and the University 101 Program. It is responsible for the Freshman Class Officers and the Freshman Executive Council and all their events and activities.

Ms. Patra Johnson
Director, Pre-College Program and Freshman Studies
Facilitator and Administrator for the University 101 Program

Location Student Center Office 210
Email: patra.johnson@hamptonu.edu

Mr. Joe A. King
Advisor for All Freshman Students on Merit Scholarship
Advisor for 2019 Cohort for School of Science
Advisor to the Freshman Class Officers and Freshman Excecutive Council
Location Student Center Office 204
Email: joe.king@hamptonu.edu

Ms. Stella Nelms
Advisor for All Freshman on Academic Probation
Advisor for 2018 Cohort for School of Nursing
Advisor for 2019 Cohort for School of Nursing
Location: Student Center Office 214
Email: stella.nelms@hamptonu.edu

Ms. Joan Gentry
Advisor for the Freshmen Class Officers and Freshmen Executive Council
AAdvisor to 2017 Cohort for the School of Sciece and the School of Nursing.
Location: Student Center Office 208

Ms. Nanette Ashford
Secretary, Pre-College Program
Location: Student Center, Room 204
Email: nanette.ashford@hamptonu.edu

Mrs. Victoria Polk
Secretary, Freshman Studies
Location: Student Center, Room 206
Email: victoria.polk@hamptonu.edu