The Division of Student Affairs supports the University’s mission by providing inclusive co-curricular learning experiences, support, and services for our diverse student population by holistically developing students to have purpose and positive impact in their communities. The organizational structure is comprised of four pillars. The pillars are Student Engagement/Events & Leadership, Student Health & Well-being, Student Life, and Student Support & Advocacy.
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Student Engagement/Events & Leadership
Student Engagement/Events & Leadership provides students with co-curricular learning and leadership development opportunities through activities, events, student organizations, fraternity and sorority life, orientation and transition programs, and commencement which promote and enhance their student experience and provide them with a sense of belonging at the University. Student Engagement and Leadership is comprised of: Associated Students’ Government; Orientation & University Events; Commencement Ceremonies; Student Involvement and Organizations; Fraternity and Sorority Life; Pack Pantry: Non-Traditional/Commuter Student Programs; and Parent and Family Programs.
Student Health & Well-Being
The Student Health & Well-Being pillar supports student success through strategically integrated resources for total well-being. This pillar of programs and services supports both the psychological and physical well-being of university students. This integrated well-being model creates a campus culture that values health and wellness as a key component of success for students while attending the University and in their future lives. This pillar is comprised of the following units and programs: Wolfpack Wellness Center, Health Education & Promotion; and the Counseling Center.
The Student Life pillar provides opportunities, including a broad range of programs and activities that support the social, cultural, and intellectual vitality of student life for students both off and on campus. These programs strengthen personal growth, support accountability, and community standards, and enhance good citizenship development. The Student Life pillar provides quality, student-focused programs, and services that encourage the development of an involved and educated community. This pillar is comprised of the following units and programs: Student Conduct and Community Standards; Residence Life & Housing; and Student Recreation Services & Facilities.
Student Support & Advocacy
The Student Support & Advocacy pillar helps students to reach their full potential while at the university by providing educational opportunity and increased cultural awareness through initiatives and services. This pillar empowers students by developing academic and social skills, fostering resilience, expanding awareness of resources, and cultivating the ability to navigate the communities in which they live and learn. Additionally, this unit supports the Dean’s Office with Student Affairs’ programs, including Pack CARES and Student Affairs' Assessment. The Center is the embodiment of this pillar. The Center promotes inclusive excellence through the Disability Resource & Support Center, CAMP, Spiritual Life, First-Generation Mentoring Programs, UnDocu Student Support, HSI Initiatives, Study Abroad, the English Language Institute, National Student Exchange, and International Programs.