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Shawn Larson, AAS, BAAS (he/him/his)

Shawn Larson
  • Admissions Counselor
  • Admissions
  • Enrollment Management
  • Solution Center
  • UWEC
  • UW-Eau Claire – Barron County

Works primarily with first-year students from Northwestern Wisconsin and students interested in UWEC – Barron County

"Much of what I have in my own life I owe to the experiences I had in my time as an undergraduate student. I’m humbled and overjoyed to have the platform now to help open those same doors of opportunity for all students.”


Education

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS), Concentration in Communications, 2019

University of Wisconsin-Barron County (now named UWEC - Barron County), Associate of Arts and Science (AAS), General Studies, 2017

Certification

Google - Professional Certificate, Google Project Management, 2022

National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) - Professional Certificate in College Admission for Emerging Leaders, 2021

Harvard University - Verified Certificate in GSE3x: Introduction to Data Wise: A Collaborative Process to Improve Learning and Teaching, 2020

Honors and Recognitions

2022 Wisconsin Association for College Admission Counseling (WACAC) Conference Grant Recipient

Professional Memberships

National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)

Wisconsin Association for College Admission Counseling (WACAC)

Wisconsin Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (WACRAO)

Wisconsin College Personnel Association (WCPA)

Previous Professional Experience

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College-Rice Lake (now named Northwood Technical College), Admissions Advisor, March 2020-August 2021