Merideth Schumacher

Merideth Schumacher

Senior Academic Advisor (Criminal Justice Online: Last Names A-D; Substance Abuse Counseling: Last Names A-H; ECE Online Birth-Age 5: Last Names F-K)

Professional Summary

Hello!  My name is Merideth Schumacher and I am a Dayton, OH native – with a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Dayton and M.Ed. in Higher Education from Loyola University Chicago.  I joined UC in July 2018 as an academic advisor in Arts & Sciences, and then moved to CECH as an advisor in September 2019.

I have previous experience in various functional areas of higher education, including academic advising, career services, experiential education, and the first-year experience.  I have spent time working at a variety of institutions, including private, public, 4- and 2-year.  Regardless of my role, I work to serve as a resource and an ally for students as they navigate their experiences through higher education.


B.S. in Business Administration: University of Dayton Dayton, OH, 2013 (Entrepreneurship & Marketing)

M.Ed. in Higher Education: Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL, 2018

Professional Affiliation

07-2018 -To Present: UCAADA Member

03-2020 -To Present: NACADA Member

Courses Taught