Office of Student Affairs

The  Office of Student Affairs supports the academic and co-curricular success of all graduate and undergraduate students. In addition to providing programs and advising in the areas of career services, mental health and wellness, student activities, and study abroad, the Office of Student Affairs oversees all student organizations, student housing, Commencement, New Student Orientation, and Family and Alumni Weekend.  Office Hours: MondayFriday, 9 a.m.5 p.m.

Student Affairs staff:




Join Us: Master of Arts in Teaching Research Conversations

October 22, 2013

Join Us: Master of Arts in Teaching Research Conversations
Wednesday, October 28 in the Auditorium from 4-5 p.m.

Constance Bergfors Graduate Travel Research Prize Winner and MAT Capstone students will discuss their research conducted in Mexico and Italy.

Presenters include:

  • Mara Wilson, Capstone Project - Study Away, Italy
  • Kasi Burns, Capstone Project - Mexico
  • Karin Rodney-Haapala, Constance Bergfors Graduate Travel Research Prize Winner - Mexico


Fine Art Faculty Art Incite Talks

October 14, 2013

The Fine Art Department invites everyone to our FACULTY ART INCITE TALKS. Fine Arts FACULTY present five separate talks—in a total of half an hour. On Wednesday October 16, 1:00-1:30 Studio 6 downtown also streaming in Georgetown Room 309!


  • Lisa Dillin "The Venice Biennale"
  • Akemi Maegawa
  • Patrick McDonough
  • Alex Peace "Ultramarine Blue"
  • Sal Pirrone "Rudiments, Imagism and Things I Don't Know"


Corcoran/UMD Partnership Focus Groups

October 14, 2013

The Corcoran and the University of Maryland will be hosting four student focus groups on the topic of the potential partnership. This is your chance to share your ideas, concerns, and opinions. Refreshments will be served! Space is limited. RSVP for a session by emailing, or sign up at the Office of Student Affairs.