Alan Meier ’87

Alumni and Administrator

Senior Associate Dean of Admission in Admission

Admission Territory:     Select high schools on the east side of the Twin Cities metro area (East Ridge, New Life Academy, Park of Cottage Grove, White Bear Lake, Woodbury), Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, & Washington.

After graduating in 1987, Alan returned to Gustavus as an Admission Counselor in 1990. Alan grew up in Portland, Oregon, and although he is passionate about recruiting all students he is particularly excited to bring students from the Pacific Northwest to Gustavus!

Alan coordinates Admission Office territory/travel planning & staffing. He also oversees the Jussi Bjorling Music Scholarship program & serves as the Admission/Music liaison. Alan is active with Admission staff training and mentoring. He serves on several Gustavus committees & in other campus advisory roles.

Alan and his family live in North Mankato, Minnesota.


B.A., political science, Gustavus, 1987

Areas of Expertise

College Admission and Higher Education