Helping all students


The Mission of the Office of the Dean of Students

The Dean of Students Office serves a central role in supporting student learning and development by fostering academic and social networks through which students develop as intentional learners and global citizens. Specifically, our purpose is:

  • To fill the gaps of service to students.
  • Help students navigate institutional processes.
  • To positively influence the student’s university experience.
  • Guide the institution on policies, laws, and regulations that affect students.

In fulfilling our purpose we:

  • Advocate for students.
  • Challenge and support students, faculty and staff.
  • Cultivate learning and development opportunities.
  • Create a space for students to be heard, valued and validated.
  • Work to solve problems.
  • Serve as the first stop for students when they do not know where to turn.
  • Work to ensure a safe and inclusive community for our students.
  • Protect the integrity of the university community.

Reporting Resources

UWO Mobile App

Learn about campus news, events and support resources right from your mobile phone. Mobile users on campus also have quick access to important safety resources, including the UWO Safe Walk program, incident reporting tools and the ability to chat or call the UWO Police Department. 


Sexual or Interpersonal Misconduct

This page can be used to report any sexual misconduct related incident including but not limited to: Sexual Assault / Rape, Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Stalking, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation.


Student Care Team

The  Student Care Team (SCT) that provides guidance and assistance to students who are experiencing crisis, displaying odd or unusual behaviors or engaging in other behaviors that may be perceived as being harmful (either to the student individually, or to others).


The form is to report NON-EMERGENCY referrals and responds to students (and their families, faculty, and staff) when concerns for a student’s health, welfare, and safety are identified. If this is an emergency, please call UW Oshkosh’s Police Department at 920-424-1212.


Dean of Students Office

Visit us at the Oshkosh campus
Dempsey Hall 125,
Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday, 7:45 a.m.–4:30 p.m and
Friday 7:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
(920) 424-3100