Admissions Meet the Admissions Team

Image of Halli RichardsHalli Richards

Representative I, Admissions
Phone: 304-243-2280

Years at WU: This is my first year as an admissions representative but my fifth academic year on WU's campus.

Territories: AR, DC, KY, MD, MO, NC, TN, VA

Education: I earned a BA in History and a BA in Theology at WJU, class of '18!

Favorite Aspect of WU: I love the community of WU more than I could ever express! I really believe that it is the people on this campus that make the university exceptional.

Favorite Spot on Campus: My favorite spot on campus is tied between the creek where I always seem to find much needed peace, and Troy Theater where I have spent countless hours with incredibly talented students at WU!

Favorite Local Spot: Later Alligator in Centre Market

Advice for Prospective Students: WU truly has so much to offer students, so take advantage of those opportunities, get out of your comfort zone, and allow yourself the chance to grow as an individual during your four years at this university. 

Get to Know Me!

Family: I am the daughter of Ed and Cindy Richards, and the youngest sister of Brandi and Tara Richards who are also proud alums of Wheeling University!

Three Words to Describe Yourself: Faithful, Driven, and Patient

Favorite Academic Subject: History and theology of course!

Hobbies: I love to sing, dance and perform whenever I have the chance.

Favorite Seasonal Activities:
Spring: Gardening
Summer: Laying by the pool or on a beach
Fall: Going to pumpkin patches and watching scary movies
Winter: Watching and relentlessly quoting The Grinch during Christmas time

Favorite Book: Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate