The Office of the Vice President and Dean for Student Development provides administrative leadership, supervision and coordination of student life. The Dean represents student needs to the college administration and faculty and transmits expectations from these groups to the students.
The Dean oversees most non-academic departments at the college including Counseling and Psychological Services, Health Services, Career Services, Campus Ministry and Volunteer Services, Athletics, Residence Life and Dining Services, Campus Safety and Security, and Student Activities.
Additionally, the Dean is responsible for the preliminary investigation and usual disposition of student-related college disciplinary matters. Orientation and Graduation are also the Dean’s responsibility. The Dean’s essential role is that of student advocate and resource. Any student in need of any service or assistance should feel free to contact the Dean for Student Development.