Office dean of Students

  • Carrying out all student affairs and services functions within the ethical framework of the profession and higher education in general. Developing long-range plans, and policies accordingly.
  • Preparing and administering budgets and overseeing expenditure of funds.
  • Meeting regularly with colleagues in other areas of the institution to discuss institutional and student priorities.
  • Advising and working closely with student leaders to pursue common goals.
  • Representing student affairs and services on important committees and providing reports on key student issues.
  • Conducting research studies on students and their needs.
  • Working with other university officers to provide a safe and secure campus environment in which students learn and grow.
  • Encouraging staff involvement in student organizations and activities outside the classroom.
  • Developing rich and diverse learning communities in co-operation with faculty.
  • Handling appeals of student disciplinary cases.
  • Working with Academic Staff on projects that enhance student learning outcomes.
  • Assisting Academic Staff in working with students who may be experiencing personal or family concerns that interfere with academic work.
  • Conducting evaluation, assessment and Programme review on all units in student affairs and services.
  • Coordinating a comprehensive student activities and organizations program.
  • Administering essential student affairs and services Programmes such as financial aid, counselling, health, recreation, student government, accommodation/residence halls, and others.
  • Conducting institutional and student affairs fund-raising activities.
  • Serving as a public spokesperson on student needs/welfare matters.