First-Year Experience
5500 N. St. Louis Ave., C-510
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 442-4296

For more information about our program, please feel free to contact us at (773) 442-4296 or

We are located in the Sachs Administrative Building (C) Room C 509 and 510. 

Program Staff

Barbara SherryBarbara A. Sherry, J.D.                    
Executive Director of Student Success and Retention 
Room C 509
(773) 442-4804

(773) 442-4296
Kerri Kadow
Administrative Aide
First Year Experience
Kerri provides management, administrative, and support services for Student Success and Retention and the First Year Experience program. Acts as a liaison to other departments, develops and maintains the web site, coordinates communication, and manages publications.

MA in Counseling from Western Michigan University

BA in English-Writing from University of Illinois at Chicago


Kerri has worked at Northeastern since 2006. She previously worked in the Vice President for Student Affairs office. She has expertise in editing, communications, and social media.

Additional Information

Reader, writer, travel scholar, communicator, problem solver, pop culture afficionado.

First-Year Experience
5500 N St Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday-Friday