Office of the Dean of Students

Students lounging and hanging out in Wilder Bowl
Photo credit: Jennifer Manna
Karen Goff
Karen Goff
Vice President and
Dean of Students

The Office of the Dean of Students has as its mission to lead and inspire the Division of Student Life and to foster a sense of community in this residential college in which students build lasting relationships based on the principles of ethical conduct; an understanding of diversity in all of its complexity; respect for self and others; the lived values of social justice and equity; and a commitment to promoting positive change in the world.

The dean of students office also oversees and supports these student-focused offices and services: Club Sports, Counseling Center, International Student Resource Center, Multicultural Resource Center, Center for Student Success, Religious and Spiritual Life, Residential Education and Dining Services, Campus Safety, Student Health Services, and the Student Union.

  • Mark Sapara - Assistant Vice President and Dean for Intercultural Engagement
  • Mark Zeno - Assistant Vice President and Dean of Residential Education and Campus Life Auxiliary Services
  • Harmony Cross - Dean of Student Success
  • Thom Julian - Assistant Dean and Director of Community Life and Standards
  • Andrew Oni - Executive Director of Student Safety and Wellbeing
  • Anthony Pernell-McGee - Executive Director, Career Development Center
  • Ted Evans - Director of Entrepreneurship
  • Debra Herzog - Executive Assistant to the Vice President and Dean of Students

Are you looking for up to date policies for campus? Please visit Student Conduct Resources and Campus Policies for applicable student regulations, procedures, and campus policies!