Erika Hilligas

Academic Success Advisor
University Staff
TEMPE Campus

Student Information

Graduate Student
Higher and Postsecondary Education
MaryLouFulton Teachers College


Erika Hilligas joined the Academic Success Team with The School of Life Sciences in July, 2020. Her job is to support students in reaching their academic and future professional goals. Erika was also a recruitment coordinator with ASU admissions where she developed her passion and interest in Higher Education. Prior to her time at ASU, Erika was a mental health counselor for nearly eight years in Iowa. Notable accomplishments in that role include the development of an internship program in partnership with Iowa State University as well as helping to improve the accommodations for service animals on campus. Erika has a strong passion for advocating for others, especially students and helping them reach their full potential.