The Assistant Deans for Student Affairs assist students in their matriculation at the university by providing an environment conducive to academic and personal growth. The Assistant Deans serve a vital role representing the division of Student Affairs within the academic colleges. Actively working with students, faculty and staff, the Assistant Deans integrate the holistic developmental philosophy of student affairs within the academic setting and engage the entire university community in academic and co-curricular learning.
The Assistant Deans for Student Affairs seek to engage members of the University in the process of student advocacy, community building and collaborative learning, thus facilitating student success.
Services that fall under the Assistant Deans include: student advocacy, leadership development, research and assessment, scholarships, student involvement, counseling and referrals, event planning, enrollment management, orientation and advising.