Philip Goodwin '16, MPP '18, Senior Admissions Counselor, Visitor Center Coordinator

Philip works with applicants in the following areas:

California Counties: Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Madera, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Mono, Napa, San Joaquin, Shasta, Siskiyou, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne

Out of State: Arkansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Oklahoma, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah


Hometown: Modesto, CA

Educational Background: Saint Mary's College of California, Bachelor of Arts in Politics, Minor in English, Summa Cum Laude; Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Master of Public Policy, Academic Distinction

Favorite Local Restaurant: Metro in Lafayette--their roasted brussels sprouts are out of this world!

What I love most about SMC: Saint Mary's is home. The people I have met here are my family. I couldn't ask for a better sense of community and inclusivity on a college campus.

Helpful college hint: Embrace all that college has to offer. There will be so many opportunities available to you, so take advantage of all of them. And don't forget to live in the moment while in college because nothing else compares to it!