Student Engagement Program Director
Judy Hutchinson is the Student Engagement Program Director and works as NDI’s principal liaison to the Office of Student Affairs. Her responsibilities include supporting the Gateway network in developing innovative co-curricular and extra-curricular programming to enrich students’ cultural immersion, and student formation, safety, health and wellness. She also serves as support for the international Gateways and Centers residential life and student affairs staff.
From 2013-2018 she served as the Director of Student Affairs at the London Global Gateway, where, together with the residence hall staff she was responsible for the pastoral and formative care of our study abroad students. Other responsibilities included student health and safety, cultural immersion and extra-curricular and co-curricular programming. As Director, she also coordinated the student internship program in collaboration with over 30 different schools, charities, corporations, government entities and other organizations.
Prior to that, Judy was an Associate Director with Notre Dame International, where she coordinated study abroad programs in London, Cairo and Jerusalem. She also served as a Rector for 9 years on the main campus and for 2 years with our London Program. Additionally, she worked for the Office of Campus Ministry in their retreat program.
A proud Michigander from Grand Rapids, Hutchinson attained both her BA and Masters from Loyola University in New Orleans. She is passionate about travel, Italy, and dogs.