Willamette University

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1860 (full time undergrad)
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Northwest Conference (Division III)
Welcome to the Willamette University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll receive information regarding the college and information on their Football program like who to contact about recruiting, names of ... Read More

Welcome to the Willamette University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll receive information regarding the college and information on their Football program like who to contact about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities are available and how to start the recruiting process.
Willamette University Football Program Recruiting and Coaching Staff
For anyone who is hoping to get recruited it's important to know who to talk to - and NCSA has got the info you need. The Wide Receivers of the Willamette University Football program is Kendall Brock. Other major staff are:

  • Offensive Coordinator Tony Cassinerio

  • Defensive Backs Coach Terrell Cloud

  • Assistant Coach Joe Kopp

  • Offensive Coordinator Conor Lynch

  • Defensive Back Coach / Co-Recruiting Coordinator TJ Matsumoto

  • Defensive Coordinator Nathan Naggi

  • Head Coach Isaac Parker

  • Tight Ends Coach Nick Sciacqua

  • Offensive Line Coach Ryan Springer

  • Assistant Coach Nicholas Thayer

If you are considering being a member of Willamette University Football program these are the individuals you must contact. It's possible to choose to get in touch with them through email utilizing the link above or call the college to get additional information regarding the college and Football program before deciding on if it is the best fit for you personally.
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Athletics Information
Northwest Conference (Division III)
Athletic Director:
Mark Majeski
Football Coaching Staff
  • Kendall Brock Wide Receivers
  • Tony Cassinerio Offensive Coordinator
  • Terrell Cloud Defensive Backs Coach
  • Joe Kopp Assistant Coach
  • Conor Lynch Offensive Coordinator
  • TJ Matsumoto Defensive Back Coach / Co-Recruiting Coordinator
  • Nathan Naggi Defensive Coordinator
  • Isaac Parker Head Coach
  • Nick Sciacqua Tight Ends Coach
  • Ryan Springer Offensive Line Coach
  • Nicholas Thayer Assistant Coach
What the Coaches are Saying...
Sep 11, 2018

“Founded in 1842, Willamette University is the oldest University in the Western United States. We are ranked as a top 100 liberal arts college according to U.S News and World Reports, and we play in one of the nations strongest Division III football conferences, the Northwest Conference. Our recruiting philosophy is simple: We recruit outstanding students, great people, and fierce competitors. As you prepare for this year & beyond, here are some things to consider: 1. Willamette Admission Requirements: -For High School Seniors: GPA's 3.2+ (SAT/ACT is Optional. If Taken Scores should be: SAT 1200+ (M/V) & ACT's 24+. Non-Binding Early Action Applications due by Nov. 15th. Non-Binding Regular Decision Applications due by Jan. 15th. Binding Early Decision 1 Applications due by Nov. 15th. -For JC or 4 Yr college Transfers: Cumulative College GPA's 3.0+ (SAT and or ACT scores are Optional). Midyear Spring Semester Transfer Applications due by Dec. 15th. Fall Semester Transfer Applications due by August 15th. You can apply to Willamette University for FREE by filling out the Common Application online. The Application typically goes Live in August. Select the Willamette Waiver Option, located in the Members Questions section, when asked about a school specific fee waiver. Please Visit our Application Website to apply today! 2. FAFSA Information HS Seniors = Submit FAFSA info anytime after Jan 1st of your senior year in HS & prior to March 1st JC/4yr Transfers = Submit FAFSA info as soon as you can. 3. Send Us Your Most Recent Highlight Film Copy and paste an online link to your Willamette Recruit questionnaire, or email us your link. We use Hudl, Youtube, Go Big Recruiting, etc... **Email your film to the coach in your territory: Please see below on how we break up our recruiting territories 4. Willamette Football Coaches Recruiting Territories. (Some Territories are broken up by the Recruits High School's or Colleges State & Area Code) Glen Fowles- gfowles@willamette.edu = Head Coach: Oregon, Alaska Tony Cassinerio- tcassine@willamette.edu = Offensive Coordinator: CA-310, CA 424, CA-562, CA-714, CA-805, Hawaii Nate Naggi- nnaggi@willamette.edu = Defensive Coordinator/DL: CA-619, CA-760, CA-858, Illinois, Washington TJ Matsumoto- tjmatsum@willamette.edu = Recruiting Coordinator/Def Asst: Alaska, Arizona, CA-408, CA-415, CA-510, CA-650, CA-831, CA-925, Arizona, & All Other States & Missing Area Codes Kendall Brock- kbrock@willamette.edu = Off WR Coach: CA-209, CA-559, CA-626, CA-661, CA-818, Nevada Nick Thayer- nthayer@willamette.edu = Asst: Def Coach: CA-213, CA-323, CA-909, CA-949, CA-951 Ryan Springer-rspringe@willamette.edu = OL Coach: CA-530, CA-707, CA-916, Colorado, Idaho We look forward to getting to know you and making this a great recruiting process for you and your family! Thanks again for your interest, and please let us know how we can help you. GO BEARCATS!!! Sincerely, Tony Cassinerio Offensive Coordinator Willamette University Football 900 State Street Salem, OR 97301 503-949-9827 www.willamette.edu tcassine@willamette.edu Twitter: @WUcoachCass”

—Coach Tony Cassinerio
Football Academic Minimums
  • GPA: 3.5 (out of 4.0)
  • SAT: 1250 (out of 1600)
  • ACT: 24 (out of 36)
Sep 11, 2018

“Founded in 1842, Willamette University is the oldest University in the Western United States. We are ranked as a top 100 liberal arts college according to U.S News and World Reports, and our football program has gone 22-15 over the last 4 years. Our recruiting philosophy is simple: We recruit outstanding students, great people, and fierce competitors!”

—Coach TJ Matsumoto
Football Academic Minimums
  • GPA: 3.4 (out of 4.0)
  • SAT: 1250 (out of 1600)
  • ACT: 24 (out of 36)
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Soccer
  • Men's Swimming
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Softball
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Golf
  • Women's Lacrosse
  • Women's Rowing
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
Admissions Phone:
(503) 370-6300
Admissions Email:
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Religious Requirements:
Specific Religious Requirements:
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
Application Priority Date:
February 1 (priority)
Notification Date:
March 15
Rolling Admissions:
Early Action:
Early Action Closing Date:
November 15
Early Decision:
Early Decision Deadline:
Common Application:
Student Body Averages
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    Most Popular Majors:
  • Economics, Psychology, Politics
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  • Several 3-2 programs.
    Majors Offered:
  • Anthropology,
  • Archeology,
  • Area Studies,
  • Biology,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Chemistry,
  • Classics and Classical Linguistics,
  • Communication and Media Studies,
  • Computer Science,
  • Drama and Stagecraft,
  • Economics,
  • English Literature,
  • Ethnic and Group Studies,
  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • Global Studies,
  • History,
  • Law,
  • Legal Research,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Linguistic Studies,
  • Mathematics,
  • Music,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Slavic, Baltic, and Albanian Linguistics,
  • Sociology,
City/Town Situated In:
Salem, OR
Major City Closest To School:
Portland, OR
Distance Of Major City:
45 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Portland, OR
Distance To International Airport:
60 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Eugene, OR
Distance To Other Airport:
60 Miles
Location Description:

72-acre campus in Salem (population: 163,924), 45 miles from Portland. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Portland. Public transportation serves campus.

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Campus Size:
72 acres
Campus Life
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  • Coed dorms, Sorority housing, Fraternity housing, Single-student apartments, Other
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Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
877 744-3736
Financial Aid Phone:
(503) 370-6273
Financial Aid Email:
Aid Notification Date:
April 1
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Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$0
FTU : $0
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :0
FTU : 0
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$13,072
FTU : $11,727
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$3,426
FTU : $4,334
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$5,087
FTU : $5,932
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$24,061
FTU : $23,226
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$29,353
FTU : $29,387
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :89%
FTU : 89%


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