Dean of Students Office

Dean of Students Events

  • Posse Plus Retreat Reception »
    Thu. Feb. 5, 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Student Affairs Staff Meeting »
    Wed. Feb. 11, 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
  • Moving the Race Conversation Forward - Coffee Hour »
    Thu. Feb. 19, 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
    Join us for conversation and developing an action plan for engaging others in conversations about ra...More »
The Office of the Dean of Students provides services in academic, multicultural affairs and international affairs. Through a 24-hour on-call program, one of the professional members of the staff is available to assist students and parents at any hour.

The office's departmental objectives are:
  • to provide a safe, healthy environment in which students study, learn and grow
  • to support the intellectual life on campus
  • to support a diverse student body
  • to enrich the lives of all students by expanding their cultural horizons
  • to safeguard the rights and to promote the responsibility of all students
  • to offer academic counseling
  • to address matters of misconducts in a just, compassionate, yet firm manner
  • to seek student opinion and be accessible to students
  • to assist parents in understanding the Colby experience
  • to develop and support student leaders
  • to assist students and families in times of crisis