Judy Tavares


Judy Tavares has been a member of CAPLA since 2015, and has served as a member of CAPLA’s Board of Directors Judy Tavares is the Manager, Student Transfer Services in the Office of the Registrar at Humber College where she manages the daily operations for all new and current transfer students including recognition of prior learning (PLAR/RPL), transfer credit and diploma to degree pathways. Judy’s main focus is on creating a seamless transfer experience for Humber students as well as creating a culture that acknowledges and awards credit for previous academic and work/life experiences. Judy has been very active in fostering a transfer culture at Humber. As the co-chair of Humber’s RPL Strategic Enrolment Management Committee, her focus has been to align Humber’s PLAR/RPL practices with the CAPLA guidelines in order to create a transparent, fair and equitable process for those seeking credit through PLAR. Over the past 20 years, Judy has worked in various student-centered roles including Adult ESL instructor and language assessor, Recruitment Advisor, Admission Officer and Manager of Student Recruitment. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics from York University, a TESL Graduate Certificate from George Brown College and a Master’s of Education Degree in Postsecondary Studies from Memorial University.

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