Julie Caruccio serves as the Director of Student Affairs Community Engagement at the University of Virginia. She has held a variety of roles at U.Va. since returning to Charlottesville in 2003, including serving as Director of the Jefferson Fellows Program with the Jefferson Scholars Foundation, as Special Assistant to the Honor Committee, and as Assistant to the Vice President and Chief Student Affairs Officer. Prior to those roles, she served as Director of Orientation and New Student Programs at the State University of New York at Geneseo, and as an Assistant Complex Coordinator at the University of Vermont. She took her B.A. in history at U.Va. in 1994, her M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration from UVM in 2000, and will take her Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from U.Va. in May of 2013.