Office of the Dean of Students

Oakland Center, Suite 150
312 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
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(248) 370-3352
[email protected]

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Meet the Staff

During your time at Oakland University, you’ll experience countless opportunities and occasional challenges. You’ll learn new ways of understanding people and situations. You'll have the chance to explore topics that pique your curiosity and you may also encounter unfamiliar situations where you need help.

The Dean of Students office stands ready to support you through it all. We have a wealth of resources available to students. We'll connect you to individuals and services to support you through tough times, as well as celebrate your successes.

Please reach out to any staff member for answers to questions, support or guidance. We are here to empower you and help you achieve your best.

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Michael Wadsworth
Assistant Vice President, Student Affairs and Diversity and Dean of Students
(248) 370-3352
[email protected]

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Jessie Hurse
Associate Dean of Students and Deputy Title IX
(248) 370-3352
[email protected]

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Aura Cazares
Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
(248) 370-3352
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Executive Secretary
[email protected]
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Office Assistant
(248) 370-3352
[email protected]