Our team finds pleasure in interacting with students on campus, and we are enthusiastic about assisting the University in providing an environment that is conducive to learning and personal development. As a unit of the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management the Dean of Students Office upholds the values of the division by putting STUDENTS FIRST. We pride ourselves on service to students, and are committed to fostering the type of environment that is characterized by collegiality, civility, safety, free-expression, and respect regardless of differences. The Dean of Students Office works collaboratively with other offices on campus to enhance the quality of student life, so please feel free to call on any one of us!
The Dean of Students Office advocates for students and serves as a liaison between students, faculty, and staff. By focusing on the University’s shared VALUES, the Dean of Students Office places students first and encourages students towards maximizing academic and personal success. The Office is committed to:
- Giving students a place to voice their concerns and opinions in an appropriate manner;
- Assisting students in need by identifying resources and referring students to those resources;
- Providing an understanding of campus policies and procedures, especially student rights and responsibilities; and
- Supporting educational opportunities that facilitate student development and intellectual growth both in and out of the classroom.