About Jim

SargentBWWebResJim Sargent is a college admissions professional, student advocate, and scholar of education policy. He is currently the Assistant Director of Admissions and Coordinator of Transfer Admissions at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. In addition to transfer admissions, Jim’s primary responsibilities include recruiting and reading applications for the Pacific Northwest, Northern California, Canada, and New Haven County (CT).

He is a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling; its New England, Pacific Northwest, and Western affiliates; the New England Transfer Association; and the New England Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers. He also serves on the advisory council of Connecticut Votes for Animals, a group advocating for public policies that protect and prioritize animal welfare in Connecticut.

Jim lives in Hartford, Connecticut with his wife. He has a B.S. degree from Northeastern University and is currently pursuing an M.A. in Education Policy at Trinity College.