Jimmy Howard

Jimmy L. Howard Jr.

Assistant Director for Student and Community Advocacy

(302) 831-4663

My Responsibilities

I oversee the Residence Halls on West Campus and help students make the best of their First-Year Experience. I also advise The National Residence Hall Honorary and help create other fun and engaging leadership opportunities on campus.

Where I Can Help

  • College Transitions
  • Leadership Opportunities
  • Student Advocacy
  • Social Media & Technology
  • Marketing

Educational Background

  • Bachelors in Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Masters in Counselor Education, Clemson University

Arrival to UD


Previous Positions Held

Previously, I was a Resident Director at Clemson University, and served as an ACUHO-I intern for Salem State University. I was an Resident Assistant for two years at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Points of Pride

I'm currently the Chair of the University's Sustainability Fund, which is a grant that awards 20k in funds to members of the UD community who have created innovative and collaborative sustainability projects.

Quote I Live By

"Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely." - Karen Kaiser Clark

Life Outside UD

Outside of UD, I am a devoted family member, and a proud uncle. I enjoy photography, video making, marketing, informative blogs and politics.