Mary Beth Horvath

Associate Dean of the Undergraduate College
Mary Beth Horvath headshot


Phone 610-526-7332
Location Guild L-05


  • Ed.D., Widener University
  • M.S., Syracuse University
  • B.A., Dickinson College


Mary Beth (MB) Horvath began advising students as a graduate student at Syracuse University. She joined Bryn Mawr in 2002 after spending a few years working at Virginia Commonwealth University and Cabrini University. Dean Horvath received her doctorate from Widener University focusing her research on the impact role stress, conflict, and ambiguity have on college student paraprofessionals. She advises students of all class years and works closely on the first year experience. She plans Customs New Student Orientation and THRIVE, advises Traditions, and oversees Student Engagement and New Student Programs. Dean Horvath is an avid runner and also enjoys kayaking in the summer and crocheting amigurumi.