Statement of Action

So many are still hurting from the recent tragedies of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and many others whose names we may not know. We see the pain; we feel the justified frustration and …

Welcome Back to Campus

And welcome, new students! As you begin a fresh semester at UW–Madison, we invite each of you to be an active part our campus community. We come from across the state, the nation and all …

Mental Health Task Force Report

In February 2019 Provost Mangelsdorf and I commissioned a Mental Health Task Force to address concerns from students, faculty, and staff about the wellbeing of University of Wisconsin-Madison students. Enhancing our mental health and wellbeing …

Helpful Resources to Get You Started

Several key campus departments are making themselves available over the 2019 Labor Day weekend to answer questions and provide resources. On Saturday, August 31st and Sunday, September 1st  from 11am-3pm in the Union South main lobby you …

Olstad selected as dean of students

Christina Olstad has been named dean of students at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Olstad currently serves as interim assistant vice president for student affairs, housing and residence life at Towson University in Towson, Maryland, outside …

Search For Dean of Students

Interviews for the position of UW–Madison dean of students and the window to provide feedback have concluded.  Thank you for taking the time to engage in the interview process. About the Dean of Students Position …