The Office of the Dean of Student Life is a resource for all students, faculty, and staff as they navigate Portland State. Our office serves as a reference point for those seeking to resolve issues of concern or advance initiatives designed to enhance the student experience. Additionally, our office provides leadership for designated student life services and programs. We warmly encourage you to visit the Office of the Dean of Student Life so that we can help you enrich your college experience and achieve your fullest potential.
You can use our website to learn more about Dean of Student Life staff, as well as services and resources available to students, opportunities for involvement on campus, important campus policies and links to other offices on campus. If you are a faculty or staff member searching for resources, take a minute to review a helpful and comprehensive informational video, which you can watch by clicking here: www.sa.pdx.edu/share/training/dostraining.html.
Use the menu at the top of this page to navigate information about the resources available to you. You can learn more about the departments that are a part of the Dean of Student Life portfolio by visiting the following links:
- Student Activitiy and Leadership Programs (SALP)
- Queer Student Services
- Women's Resource Center
- Student Legal Services
- Services for Students with Children
- Sustainability & Outreach
- Campus Recreation
- Housing & Residence Life
Additionally I'd like to highlight a few key areas of the PSU website. If you are currently commuting to PSU, click here to learn more about your transportion options and ways you can connect with campus. If you need more information about academic advising click here. If you need more information about where to find a computer lab on campus, click here! Key information about services for International Students can be found here. You can connect with the Career Center by clicking here.
What happens here at Portland State University truly does change the world. For assistance or to learn more about the resources we offer, I invite you to visit, call or email us. Our website offers information about services and resources available to students, opportunities for involvement on campus, important campus policies and other University offices.
We wish you a very enjoyable, productive, and highly successful school year!
All the best,
Dean of Student Life
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