Yesenia Del Carmen Ortiz

Yesenia Del Carmen Ortiz

Senior College Affordability Advisor

  • Boston International
  • Charlestown High School
  • English High School
  • Margarita Muniz

Yesenia is a Senior College Affordability Advisor based in Boston, where she assists students in navigating the financial aid process as part of reaching an affordable path to college. Prior to joining the uAspire team, Yesenia worked as a program assistant for an education organization in Mexico City as a Princeton in Latin America Fellow. She graduated from Harvard College with a major in Gender Studies and minor in Latinx Studies. As an undergraduate student, Yesenia was a student coordinator for the Harvard First Generation Program, where she served as a resource to support first generation students in their college application journeys.

Why uAspire?

Through my own experiences with college, I came to recognize and appreciate the opportunities and potential for growth that higher education can offer. I believe that any student who chooses to pursue this experience and opportunity should be able to do so regardless of their socioeconomic reality. I’m excited to be a part of the uAspire mission to provide students with the information and support they need to seek an affordable path to college.