Luke Kasim

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Luke Kasim

Assistant Dean for Recruitment and Admissions


Luke is a seasoned leader of recruitment and admission teams, with a focus on team development and measured outcomes, as well as implemented practices that led to an increase in new student applications and enrollments. He is an enthusiastic collaborator with experience working effectively across departments at large and complex institutions.

As director of recruitment, partnerships and teacher development at Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Luke developed partnerships with K-12 schools and educational associations in the U.S. and select countries, designed and implemented metrics-based recruitment strategies and increased efficiency in admission processes. During his career at University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC), Luke led a dedicated team who developed and strengthened partnerships with 100 community colleges and promoted the regional locations, as a critical component of the university’s enrollment management plan.

Before joining UMGC, Luke was director of admission at John Cabot University in Italy and Community College of Philadelphia (CCP). Prior to his time at CCP, Luke worked in recruitment, admission and advising at the College of Southern Maryland. Luke has more than 22 years’ experience in student recruitment, strategic partnerships advising and admission. He is also a proud Terrapin.

  • M.Ed., University of Virginia
  • B.A., University of Maryland