Meet the team

Stephanie Ganser
Stephanie Ganser
Director

Stephanie Ganser is the director of the adult learner experience in the Office of Adult and Non-Traditional Student Services. Stephanie has experience in housing and residence life, off-campus housing, academic advising, military student services, conduct and special student programming. From her diverse set of experiences in higher education, she appreciates and understands the adult and non-traditional experience when designing programs, resources and support for students. She also recognizes you have responsibilities in addition to being a college student.

Stephanie graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Western New England University and her Master of Education from the University of South Carolina.

Samantha Strauss
Samantha Strauss
Graduate assistant

Samantha Strauss is the graduate assistant in the Office of Adult and Non-Traditional Student Services. She is in the Master of Counselor Education with a Couples and Family Counseling Concentration program at VCU. Samantha graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from James Madison University.

Contact Us

Whether you're interested in continuing your studies at VCU or already enrolled, our office is invested in your success and here to help you. Contact Stephanie Ganser at gansers@vcu.edu or (804) 828-0118 for assistance.