Rachel Schaffnit
Enrollment Coordinator-Teacher Preparation
TRIO Student Support Services
Curriculum planning and instructional design; teaching English as a second language; supervisor of tutoring services; development of personalized tutoring programs

Allegheny College, B.A., International Studies

Northeastern Illinois University, M.A., Higher Education Leadership


Rachel is originally from western Pennsylvania, which is where she earned her bachelor's degree in international studies at Allegheny College. Between 2006 and 2018, she taught English as a second language to diverse groups of students in Seoul, South Korea, Istanbul, Turkey, and here in Chicago. Rachel loves working with students and learning every day. She earned her master's degree in higher education leadership here at NEIU in 2018.

Additional Information

Top strengths: Includer, Positivity, Input, Learner, Woo


Room LIB 409
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Regular hours:
9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
11 a.m-7 p.m. Wednesday
Lunch: 1-2 p.m.