Welcome to Chicago State University!
The Office of the Dean of Students at Chicago State University provides a variety of programs and services that support students' academic endeavors, their personal growth and development and their overall quality of life. The Dean of Students is responsible for Student Affairs which is comprised of the following departments:
- Abilities Office
- African American Male Resource Center
- Housing & Residence Life
- Latino Resource Center
- Student Activities
- Women's Resource Center
The Office of the Dean of Students serves as a resource for students, parents, faculty and staff in supporting student retention, graduation and overall student success at Chicago State University. We strive to assist students with the resolution of problems, provide information about and referral to campus and community resources, and promote initiatives that address student's needs and interests.
High School vs College (pdf)
We look forward to hearing from you. Please contact us:
Shannon L. VanSlyke, JD
Interim Dean of Students
Cordell Reed Student Union - Room 268-A