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Michael Keaton

Learning and Innovation

Drexel's Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

Jan 07, 2021

Learn about how the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design prepares students to succeed in highly competitive creative fields.

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Why Drexel

The Benefits of Drexel's Test-Optional Policy

Oct 16, 2020

The Dean of Undergraduate Admissions discusses the benefits and added flexibility that our Test-Optional policy offers students applying to Drexel for fall 2021.

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What's New at Drexel?

Drexel Moves to Test-Optional for 2021–2022

Jul 07, 2020

The Dean of Undergraduate Admissions discusses why Drexel chose to move to a new Test-Optional policy for the 2020–2021 academic year.

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Why Drexel

Finding Perspective in the Era of COVID-19

Apr 27, 2020

The Dean of Undergraduate Admissions shares how the adjustments he has made, both professionally and personally, have changed his perspective during this time.

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Why Drexel

A Note about Drexel's Virtual Admitted Students Events

Mar 24, 2020

Despite current events, Drexel University is finding new and innovative ways for admitted students to celebrate and engage with admission representatives.

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Student Lifestyle

Three Important Time Management Tips for First-Year Students

Dec 16, 2019

Mike Keaton provides some important advice on the benefits of managing your time as a student.

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Questions and Answers

Eight Important Questions Parents Should Ask Admissions Representatives

Aug 23, 2019

Find out about what's important to ask as your student begins the college search process.

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Application Tips

Tips for an Effective College Application

Apr 13, 2018

Drexel's Associate Dean and Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Michael J. Keaton, presents his five main categories of advice for crafting the perfect college application.

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Meet The Author

About Michael Keaton

Jun 08, 2017

Michael J. Keaton is Associate Dean and Director for Undergraduate Admissions at Drexel. Mike enjoys public speaking, is a music and pop culture enthusiast, and has been working in college admissions since 1998.

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