Molly Basdeo

Molly Basdeo
Assistant Director

Molly Basdeo is currently the Assistant Director of New Student and Family Programs.  She works with the Director of First-Year Experience/Associate Director of NSFP to advise and oversee POP, Northwestern's Pre-Orientation Programs.  POP consists of four experiences that incoming students have the option of participating in right before they launch into Wildcat Welcome, Northwestern's week-long orientation program.

Originally from Lexington, North Carolina, Molly earned a B.S. in Middle Grades Language Arts and Social Studies Education at North Carolina State University and then a Masters of Education in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration from the University of South Carolina. 

Molly is thrilled to work with student leaders that are passionate about Northwestern and learning more about the Evanston/Chicago communities.  

Strengths: Input, Responsibility, Learner, Connectedness, Relator