U'Ronda Higgs

U'Ronda Higgs, MS

Assistant Director for Academic Advising
Student Affairs


U’Ronda Higgs has over 15 years of experience working in education. She has worked with students in various stages including K-12 and higher education. She has experience in academic advising, recruiting and counseling from roles at non-profit, private and public institutions. U’Ronda enjoys supporting students as they navigate their educational goals. In her spare time, she enjoys attending concerts, traveling and hosting events for family and friends.

Staff/Administrative Duties

Academic Coordinator for UNC Gillings School’s Nutrition: BSPH, MS, PhD
Maternal Child Health: PhD


  • MS, Applied Psychology and Counseling Psychology, Lynn University, 2017
  • BA, Psychology, The City College of the City University of New York, 2010