Office of the Dean of First-Year Students

SOS

SOS Team Photo
Student Orientation Staff
SOS are student leaders who help new students understand the academic curriculum, become familiar with campus resources and explore ways to get involved in the community. 

Andrew Kilpatrick

Andrew Kilpatrick
Dean of First-Year Students
Dean Kilpatrick coordinates Summer Orientation and 1st Weekend programming, and supports, encourages and challenges students throughout their freshman year. His office is in Long Hall.

Devan Messner

Devan Messner
Administrative Assistant for Academic Services
Messner welcomes and assists students on a daily basis. Her office is in Long Hall.