Find Your Admission Counselor

From the very beginning, our experienced admission staff guides you through the enrollment process. Your counselor will stay in touch to keep you aware of important dates and approaching deadlines, and application details. Many of our counselors are Bethel graduates who can offer insight into what it’s like to be a Pilot. Get a head start on your admissions process — connect with a Bethel Admissions Counselor today! Questions? Complete this form and we'll get back to you!

Melissa Love, Senior Assistant Director of Admission

melissa love admission counselor

Melissa is the Senior Assistant Director of Admission. She works with transfer students, traditional major adult students, and first-time freshman students from the Indianapolis area. An Elkhart, Ind., native, she is a 2014 graduate of Bethel College, with a degree in psychology. In 2017, she received a Master of Public Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. While a student at Bethel, she worked in the Admissions office for three years as a student worker. She has a passion for education; seeing students learn and grow in any realm of life. Her hobbies include reading, camping, and hiking.

Contact Melissa

Call toll free: 800.422.4101

Local calls: 574.807.7358

Text her at 574.807.9308

Fax 574.807.7650

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Calie Eberly

caley eberly admission counselorCalie earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biblical Studies from Grand Canyon University in 2016. During her time at Grand Canyon, she was a Head Life Leader who hosted a weekly Bible Study and mentored students on a one-on-one basis. She has a passion for creating community where people can feel unconditionally loved and accepted. Calie has been on several missions trips and her favorite place so far has been Liverpool. She currently lives in Mishawaka with her husband Chris and their rescue dogs, Bubba and Maya. During her free time, she enjoys exploring new places, shopping at thrift stores and playing with their sweet dogs.

Contact Calie

Call toll free: 800.422.4101

Local calls: 574.807.7357

Text her at 574.330.0828

Fax: 574.807.7650

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Lydia Bowen

caley eberly admission counselorLydia graduate from North Central University in 2006, with a degree in Elementary Education. She taught in Hebron, Ind., for nearly 10 years. She is married to Andrew Bowen (Bethel ‘09) and they have two kids, Kellan and McKinley. Lydia is passionate about helping others grow in their faith, and enjoys serving others. Her hobbies include reading, eating ice cream, spending time with her kids, playing games, and laughing.

Lydia is an Admission Counselor for St. Joseph County, Southern Indiana, and International students.

Contact Lydia

Call toll free: 800.422.4101

Local calls: 574.807.7108

Text her at 574.807.6928

Fax: 574.807.7650

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Ashlyn Havens

caley eberly admission counselorA 2014 Bethel College graduate, Ashlyn has a degree in Math Education. Following graduation, she worked as a teacher in Argos, Ind., and Franklin Township, Ind. She also spent time at a marketing firm in Indianapolis, before returning to Bethel. Her involvement while a student included working in IT (Help Desk and switchboard) for three years, backstage work on four theatre productions, and traveling to Ireland with a Task Force team in 2013. Ashlyn enjoys making decor items, like jewelry hangers, chalk art and string art and traveling -- so far she's been to 18 states and the Biltmore Mansion, Asheville, NC, is one of her favorite places.

Contact Ashlyn

Call toll free: 800.422.4101

Local calls: 574.807.7353

Text her at 574.330.0734

Fax: 574.807.7650

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Olivia Laman

Olivia graduated from Bethel in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. While at Bethel, Olivia was involved in the Spiritual Life Team, the Honors Program, Student Council, and was a barista at Sufficient Grounds. Her hometown is Ludington, Mich., and she will forever use her hand as a map. Olivia is passionate about Jesus, coffee, and podcasts. In her free time, Olivia is either thrift shopping, watching a basketball game or playing tennis.

Contact Olivia

Call toll free: 800.422.4101

Local calls: 574.807.7357

Text her at 574.807.9842

Fax: 574.807.7650

E-mail Olivia