Ann Dulany


Director of Advising and Academic Operations



Franciscan University’s Director of Advising and Academic
Operations has been assisting students navigate degree requirements since
 After receiving a Bachelor of Arts
degree in Social Work, Ms. Dulany began her career with Franciscan in Gaming,
Austria as a Residence Director.
 Returning to the states, she completed a Master of Science in
Educational Administration and worked in Enrollment Services before transitioning
to Academic Affairs in 2012.

It is our unique mission that first attracted Ms. Dulany to
Franciscan University as a student and has since engaged her pursuits in
academic advising. Ms. Dulany’s primary
aim is to help students achieve their academic goals. Her work with students  encompass exploring majors, navigating
academic requirements, applying transfer credit and creating degree completion
plans. As co-chair of the student
success council, Ms. Dulany is committed to providing resources for students
who are struggling in the classroom.


  • PhD candidate in Instructional Management and Leadership via Robert Morris University.
  • Master
    of Science in Educational Administration, Educational Staff Personnel
    Administrator concentration, Franciscan University of Steubenville (2008)

    • Research project: “University Foundations:Is It The Key To Building Academic Success?”


  • Bachelor
    of Arts, Social Work, cum laude Franciscan
    University of Steubenville (1997)

    • Received Social Work Department Award


Professional Experience

  • 2012-present, Director of
    Advising and Academic Operations, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
  • 2000-2012, Associate
    Registrar, Franciscan University of Steubenville (promoted from Assistant Registrar
    in 2008).
  • 2000, Interim
    Director of International Students, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
  • 1997-2000, Residence
    Director, Austrian Program, Franciscan University of Steubenville.


  • 2012, Jenzabar Annual Conference: “Maximizing Degree Audit”
  • 2011, OACRAO Annual Conference: “Bean Counting:
    Who’s Here? Working with Enrollment Management”
  • 2010, OACRAO Annual Conference: “SIS Conversions and Upgrades”
  • 2010, Student Life: “FERPA for RDs”
  • 2009, Enrollment Services: “FERPA: An Update”
  • 2007, Student Life: “FERPA: What’s Up With That?”
  • 2004, Enrollment Services: Noel Levitz’s Connections Customer Service

Professional Memberships and Committees

  • Alpha
    Chi: 1996-present

    • Franciscan University Chapter Sponsor
  • National
    Association of Academic Advisors (NACADA):
  • Ohio
    Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (OACRAO): 2001-2012
  • Scholarship
    Committee, Chair; Programming Committee; 2009 Local Arrangements Committee

Other Activities

  • 2008-present, A Caring Place, Child Advocacy Center, Board
    member and secretary
  • 2004-present, Warriors of the Word Household, Advisor




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