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Welcome to the Office of the Dean of Students

  • Students walking by Severance Hall

  • Severance and Sayles in FallSeverance Hall and Sayles-Hill in Fall

  • Having class outsideA class meets outside Leighton Hall

On these web pages you will find a wealth of basic information for students, faculty, staff, and parents; there's everything from how to request a course extension, to what to do if you experience harassment, to the specific rules on what pets you can keep in your residence. And it's easy to use! Simply choose one of the links and find out more. Quick connect to the academic calendar.

Meet the Office
Division of Student Life: Office of the Dean of Students. (Quick access to the Dean of Office staff email addresses.)

Student Policies
Student Handbook information, including the Student Community Standards & Policies, Academic Regulations and Academic Accommodation and Disability Services for Students.

Various online forms coordinated by the Dean of Students office.

Student Life Offices
Descriptions and Links to department websites.

Updates from the VP/Dean of Students, such as student life issues.

Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to your questions about illness, double majoring, family emergencies, and more.