College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Samantha Montague

Associate Director of College Outreach & Online Programs (COOP)
Primary office:
Strong Hall
Room 108


Samantha Montague is responsible for overseeing online programs, as well as broader recruitment efforts for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Her role includes providing the Associate Dean for Academic Innovation and Student Success with strategic recommendations for growing the online programs and ensuring the online programs provide students with access to a quality KU education, with full student success support. She also provides oversight of the Recruitment Coordinator position to bridge relationships with strategic partners across campus and off campus in relation to College recruitment efforts.

Prior to Samantha’s current role she worked for the College as an academic advisor and also for KU’s Registrar’s office. In addition to her experience at KU, Samantha also served as Director of Operations for a not-for-profit company in Chicago. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from KU, and is working toward an MSE in Higher Education Administration.