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Welcome to the Dean of Students' Office

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Services for Students

Our office offers a wide spectrum of services to empower and motivate you to achieve your academic goals. At every step of your educational journey—from recruitment and new student orientation, to Commencement and career opportunities for you after you graduate—the dedicated staff of the Dean of Students' office is here to help you succeed and make the most of your Hunter College experience.

Advocates for Students

The Dean's Office is an advocate for all Hunter students. The Deans provide support to students who need assistance with matters related to College regulations, policies and procedures. Additionally, the Deans address a wide range of student concerns and challenges including: student complaints; support and assistance with personal emergencies; referrals to appropriate College offices and resources; and requests for individual and groups meetings regarding issues affecting the Hunter College community.

A Resource for the Hunter Community

The Dean of Students' Office is also a resource for faculty and staff who want to learn more about the College's many co-curricular programs, initiatives, and policies. Our office is the primary source of information about academic integrity and student conduct. We help ensure that all parties fully understand the issues and steps involved and we help support students make sure that due process is followed in investigating all allegations.

Contact the Deans

You are welcome to communicate with the Deans, including submitting questions, concerns and suggestions, via email——or by calling 212.772.4878.

Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

The Deans

Eija Ayravainen, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

Shannon Salinas, Associate Dean and Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs

Leslie Ader, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Kevin A. Nesbitt, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

Brian Maasjo, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

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212.772. 4878 | f: 212.650.3266
Room 1103, East Building, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065

Contact the Deans

You are welcome to communicate with the Deans, including submitting questions, concerns, and suggestions, by calling 212.772.4878 or via email,

9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

Dean of Students, Hunter College
695 Park Avenue, 1103 East
New York, NY 10065

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