Whit Peters

Whit Elizabeth Peters

Director of Recruitment and Enrollment, Undergrad


Whit Elizabeth Peters serves as the Director of Undergraduate Recruitment and Enrollment at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design. With an unwavering commitment to fostering diversity and excellence, Whit strategically spearheads the recruitment and planning initiatives to cultivate a vibrant and inclusive applicant pool for the Design School's prestigious undergraduate programs. She holds a master's degree in Adult Education and a bachelor's degree in Motion Picture Arts from Florida State University. Born in Miami, FL, her passion for global perspectives has driven her to live and traverse various corners of the world. With nine enriching years spent in secondary education, she thrived as a College Counselor at various international schools in Asia, including transformative roles in China, Japan, and Nepal. Before her tenure at Carnegie Mellon, Whit showcased her expertise in graduate enrollment management during her tenure at Chatham University.