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Humphrey Student Services

Daniel Cheng

Associate Director of Admissions

Dan Cheng supports the admissions and recruitment efforts for the degree and certificate programs at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs. Dan has many years of higher education admissions and recruitment experience at the University of Minnesota in both the undergraduate level and most recently as the Assistant Director of Admissions at the Law School. Through his previous work, Dan also brings knowledge in scholarship administration, higher education counseling, and national and regional professional association leadership, including serving as the president of the Minnesota Association of Counselors of Color (MnACC), expanding upon his work in diversity and pipeline initiatives. Dan received his BSB degree in marketing and entrepreneurial management from the University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management. Personally, Dan enjoys photography, musical theater, travel, and living vicariously through his DVR and Hulu account.