Tyler Garrison

Freshmen Admission Counselor
(800) 772-7264 - office
(317) 955-6316 - direct
(317) 292-3551 - cell


How I Rate My Skills

  • Guiding students through the admissions process/college search
  • Being “punny”
  • Guitar playing ability
  • Resistance to Starbucks


Favorite pastimes…

  • Playing guitar and video games
  • Cooking
  • Traveling
  • Sharing time with my wife, Haylie, and our calico cat, Emmy

Graduated from…

  • Ball State University with a degree in journalism graphics
  • Ball State University with a master's in student affairs administration in higher education

Favorite animal is…

  • Lion

If I could go anywhere, I'd visit…

  • So many places! London and Paris are the top of my list, though.

Best college memory would be…

  • Being the grill master at football tailgates. I enjoyed making my friends and fraternity brothers happy through food, but it was also a great way to socialize with everyone since everyone flocked to the grill!

Best advice…

  • There’s so much opportunity to learn about yourself and your interests in your college search. I strongly recommend visiting the colleges that interest you so that you can find the best fit for you and the experience you want.


Send me a message now!


  • Self-taught guitar player.
  • I’m an avid James Bond 007 fanatic.
  • Owns a cat and dog (goldendoodle).
  • Proposed to his wife, Haylie, in Disney World.
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