Thom Julian

  • Assistant Dean of Students
  • Director of Community Life and Standards


  • MA, student affairs in higher education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • BA, journalism and electronic media production, Ashland University


Thom Julian began working at Oberlin College in 2014 in the Office of Residential Education. Julian worked in the Office of Residential Education for three years serving stints as both the area coordinator for Theme and Traditional Living and the area coordinator for the First-Year Residential Experience.

Since 2017, Julian has worked in the Office of the Dean of Students with the duties of student conduct, on-campus crisis response, serving as the Honor System liaison, and processing dean certifications.

Before beginning his position at Oberlin, Julian served as the graduate coordinator for housing and dining services at Carnegie Mellon University. He is ecstatic to continually be part of the Oberlin community and work with students who have a diverse range of backgrounds and interests.