Admissions & Aid

Rae Buchholz

Is an Indiana transplant. My high school gym in Richmond, Indiana is the 4th largest in the United States. Hoosier Hysteria is real!

Has worked extensively in higher education promoting internationalization through recruiting, teaching, research partnerships, and student/faculty exchange.

Enjoys traveling, hiking, camping, and spending time with my family.


Director of Transfer Recruitment

My career at Alma began in


I help students by

providing assistance and support as they merge their educational and career paths.

Educational background

I completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at DePauw University in 1992 and a Master of Science degree in Curriculum & Instruction from Indiana University in 1998. While at Indiana University, I also earned a Bilingual/Bicultural Endorsement and Secondary English Certification. 

In my role at Alma, I get most excited when...

students realize that Alma College is where they want to continue their journey.

What I love most about Alma College is...

the collaborative and encouraging environment.

I chose to work at Alma College because...

I believe in the value of a liberal arts education and the opportunities available at Alma College.

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