Catarina Costa

Associate Dean of Admission

Why MHC: I was impressed by the college's academic reputation and commitment to diversity and global issues. Staff and students are passionate, warm, and welcoming. From my very first visit to campus, I just knew I had to be a part of this dynamic and thriving community. I am proud to be doing the work of selecting the next generation of Mount Holyoke change-makers!

College Attended: Fordham University (B.A. and M.S.)

Majors in College: English and Psychology

Hometown: Azores, Portugal

Favorite Vacation Destination: Any international city; the beach

Favorite Book: Blindness by Jose Saramago

Favorite Food: All seafood

Favorite MA Restaurant: India House in Northampton