Ferrell Armstrong
U.S. University Admissions Specialist

Ferrell Armstrong, a former Assistant Director of Admissions at Vanderbilt University, joined Ivy Options August 1, 2017.

A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Ferrell worked in college admissions for both The University of Georgia and Vanderbilt University for seven years – the last six at Vanderbilt. He was involved in numerous aspects of the university’s admissions process including student enrollment management and serving on the Admissions Committee.  However, his main focus was student recruitment in both the Southeastern and Southwestern United States and internationally, where his primary regions were the Middle East, North Africa, India, and South/Central Asia.

Given his past experience, Ferrell has a clear understanding of the accomplishments and characteristics that make students stand out during the admissions process as well as insights into the complexities of international admissions.