Meet Our Institutional Relations


Paul Hopkinson

Manager of Institutional Relations

Based in Austin, Texas Paul joined CAPA in 2018 where he works with institutions across the US. 

Paul has focused his career working with students and administrators in higher education.  Prior to CAPA, Paul served as a Bilingual Admission Counselor and Academic Advisor at St. Edward’s University, Director of Internships and Service-Learning at International Studies Abroad and Director of University Relations with EF College Study Tours.

He holds a dual BA in Spanish and Communication from Stonehill College and earned his MA in Spanish from Texas State University.

When he's not on an airplane visiting institutional partners, Paul enjoys eating brisket at various barbecue spots around Texas, sampling creations at his local micro-brewery, playing with his Boxer, and rocking out at live music venues with his wife and daughter.     


Fun Facts:

  • New Englandah by birth, Texan by marriage
  • Fluent in Spanish 
  • Served as an AmeriCorps volunteer   
  • Fan of the Boston Red Sox, Mike's Pastry and Dunkin' Donuts
  •  Swam with seals in the Galapagos Islands