Director of Scholarships
Colleen Conniff has been involved in higher education for over twenty years. She joined Oregon State University as the Director of Scholarships after serving as the Assistant Director for Scholarships at San Diego State University for eleven years. Colleen is committed to assisting students with obtaining scholarships to help offset their educational costs and increasing scholarship opportunities for students from diverse backgrounds.
Colleen earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from UCLA and her Master of Arts degree in Medical Anthropology from the University of Washington. Though she is a San Diego native, Colleen eagerly returned to the Pacific Northwest so she can enjoy all four seasons as a member of the wonderful Corvallis community. In her free time, Colleen enjoys traveling, distance running, and adventures in the outdoors.