Sonia Winney

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Sonia Winney is a native of the San Antonio area and has over a decade of experience in various aspects of higher education enrollment management. She graduated with honors from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, a minor in Comparative Cultural Studies and a certificate in European Union Studies. She also has Master of Arts in Political Science from Sam Houston State University.

Sonia began her career in higher education at Blinn College-Bryan where she served in a variety of roles including Director of Admissions and Records. In that position, she oversaw a joint admissions and registrar's office which was responsible for all aspects of application processing, transcript evaluation and registration for over 12,000 students. Additionally, she directed international student services which assisted incoming and enrolled international students from more than 25 countries in all aspects ranging from admissions to immigration. Most recently, Sonia served as the Director of Enrollment for the UIW School of Physical Therapy where her duties included recruitment and admissions.

Sonia enjoys working with prospective students to help ensure their application experience is a positive one and as stress-free as possible.