Office of the Dean of Students


The Office of the Dean of Students contributes to the mission of the College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering by providing programs and services that augment and contribute to student learning and community development. The College’s Communal Principles of Fairness, Freedom, Honesty, Inclusion, Respect and Responsibility are prevalent in all that we do.

Units under the Office of the Dean of Students include the Center for Student Conflict Management, Fraternity and Sorority Affairs, Paul J. Burgett Intercultural CenterM.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence, Parent and Family Relations, the Rochester Center for Community Leadership, and Wilson Commons Student Activities. Each of these units helps to address issues, plan programs, and make referrals with and for our students with a special emphasis on promoting understanding among diverse students, faculty, staff, and community members.