About Student Affairs
Vice President's Message
Whether you are an incoming freshman, transfer, or returning student, we are extremely excited that you have joined the UH community and I want you to know the Division of Student Affairs is dedicated to your success. Please take the opportunity to explore our departments, programs and services. The Student Affairs team is committed to providing a dynamic array of quality leadership and engagement opportunities as well as support services for the diverse student population at UH. We are dedicated to supporting the academic mission of the institution by enriching the overall student experience.
The Division of Student Affairs is devoted to a continuous improvement process which will include regularly assessing our programs and services to make certain we offer the quality and quantity that keeps pace with our ever-evolving dynamic student body. During the academic year you may be asked to provide feedback to help us get better; please take the time to give us your input. The data we gather will help us make informed decisions regarding how we can best support and ensure your success. Creating the finest collegiate learning experience for our students is a true collaborative partnership between all UH stakeholders and your guidance is an important component.
Office of the Vice President
Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs - UH System
Associate Vice President for Student Affairs - University of Houston
Dan became a member of the UH community in January 2012. Prior to moving to Houston, he served as the Director of the Campus Center at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). He brings a wealth of knowledge in the area of building of inclusive communities as a way to support student success.
Marketing and Communications Manager
De’Awn joined the Division of Student Affairs in April 2012. She is responsible for marketing the programs and services of the fifteen departments within the Division. She also coordinates the content and distribution of CoogNews, the weekly student eblast. De'Awn received her master of business administration from UH's Bauer College of Business.
Executive Administrative Assistant
Kristin joined the Student Affairs team in July 2012. She is responsible for managing Dr. Walker's schedule, assisting with event and meeting coordination, processing invoices, among other duties. She previously worked in the Center for Public History for five years. She is a proud UH alumna, having received her B.A. from the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences.
Patricia has worked in the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs for the past five years.