Loyola University Maryland

Student Engagement

Ben Cowman


Associate Director

Contact me for...

All things orientation related including Summer Orientation, Fall Welcome Weekend, new student programming, and how to become an Evergreen!


Westminster, MD

Educational Background

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and International Studies, and Master of Science in Educational Administration from McDaniel College. Ben also holds a Ph.D. in Global Leadership (with a concentration in Higher Education Administration) from Indiana Tech. 


Traveling, cooking, keeping up with politics and current events

Favorite Quote

“The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you.”  – Max DePree

Advice for Students

Your experience at Loyola will be what you make of it. Take ownership of your experience and make the most of it while you’re here!