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The Office of the Dean of Students implements a variety of programs and services to assist and support students in achieving academic and personal success. The Office provides important educational and developmental opportunities, serves as student advocates, empowers students to be successful, and promotes students' rights and responsibilities.


The Office of the Dean of Students educates students through services, advocacy, and opportunities designed to maximize lifelong learning and success.


Our vision is for Illinois students to reach their full potential as ethical leaders and engaged citizens.

We are part of Student Affairs at Illinois

The Office of the Dean of Students is a part of Student Affairs at the University of Illinois. From outside the classroom learning experiences, to physical and emotional wellness, leadership opportunities, global awareness, safety, fun, and career preparation, Student Affairs supports all aspects of student life at Illinois.