The Vice-Provost and Dean of Students is the University’s senior administrator responsible for providing a number of specialized support services to help students achieve success and reach their academic potential.
The Office of the Dean of Students facilitates a positive relationships between students, faculty, and administration and promotes a respectful campus environment for all.
The Vice Provost and Dean of Students is supported by the Associate Dean, a team of assistant deans, and several centralized service staff.
Diversity and Inclusion
All students are welcome and supported by our office and portfolio of services, regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, and sexual orientation.
Guided by the University's Duty to Accommodate, we strive to support students in achieving academic success by making reasonable adjustments to our services.
Supporting First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Students
We recognize and support the First Nations, Métis, and Inuit community at the U of A and work to provide the space and support for the flourishing of FNMI students.
Supporting Student Mental Health
We provide support and services for all students in achieving and maintaining their mental health and well-being.