Cristina Marino Arabatzis

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Student Affairs

Office: AHC2 361A

Phone: 305-348-0639


Cristina Arabatzis has been employed with FIU since April 2010. She began working as an Event Coordinator in the Office of Protocol and Special Events, under the Department of External Relations. In this role she assisted planning major institutional events and ceremonies. She joined the FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine in September 2012. Currently, Ms. Arabatzis is the Director of Admissions and Recruitment. In her present role, she oversees all aspects of admissions including recruitment, Interview day, and matriculation.

Cristina is a proud FIU Panther. A two time alumna, she earned her Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Marketing from the FIU R. Kirk Landon Undergraduate School of Business in 2009 and a Master of Business Administration from the FIU Chapman Graduate School of Business in 2012. Cristina enjoys working with students and also teaches First Year Experience to incoming FIU Freshman.