Ours named Admissions Counselor at Potomac State

Rebecca Ours has served as an admissions counselor in the Enrollment Services office at Potomac State College (PSC) of West Virginia University (WVU) since August 2011.

She is responsible for recruiting and counseling potential students from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and 39 counties in West Virginia, where she frequently visits with students in their high schools. She also gives campus tours, hosts high school visits to the PSC campus and attends college fairs.

Rebecca Ours
Rebecca Ours

Ours earned her master’s degree in agriculture and extension education, and her bachelor’s degree in agriculture from WVU in 2010 and 2008 respectively. She is also a graduate of Potomac State College.

While a student at Potomac State, she spent several weeks studying abroad where she toured agricultural enterprises in Switzerland, Germany and France.

Prior to her appointment at the College, Ours served as a substitute teacher, a graduate research assistant and as an assistant with the WVU Hardy County Extension Office.

Ours has certifications in professional teaching, beef quality assurance and artificial insemination.

For more information about an orientation event or to meet with an admissions counselor, contact Enrollment Services at 304-788-6820 or 800-262-7332.