The Dean of Students office seeks to facilitate the integration of the academic experience of students with all aspects of the university and student life. We strive to answer questions, address concerns, and meet the needs of students to make their experience better both inside and outside the classroom. We work to:
- Provide information to students, faculty, and staff about policies and procedures
- Identify the needs or areas of concern that may be affecting students academically, socially, or personally
- Help students resolve issues, complaints, or concerns
- Facilitate positive communication and connections between students, faculty and staff
- Connect students with appropriate university or community resources to assist students with concerns or issues
The Dean of Students office provides the following services:
- Assistance with the complaints process
- Student advocacy
- Assistance with student absences
- Assistance for victims
From tips on managing crises and emergencies, to information about student conduct, to online safety and student privacy, the Dean of Students office provides access to resources for students, faculty and staff, and parents. Below are links to some commonly used resources.
UW-Platteville adheres to UW System Chapter 14 for policies about academic misconduct. The Dean of Students Office has provided students with a document to educate students about the definitions of academic misconduct and the adjudication process. Please contact the Dean of Students Office with questions.
UW-Platteville takes the misuse and abuse of alcohol and other drugs seriously. All students are held responsible for the UW-Platteville alcohol policy. One should note that the misuse of alcohol and/or drugs can result in adjudication both from the State of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
UW-Platteville has general guidelines for student action in the event of a student absence from campus and classes. The Dean of Students Office cannot excuse a student absence but can work with a student when needed. Please contact the Dean of Students Office for clarification or with questions.
Federal and state regulations require universities to provide enrolled and prospective students with certain consumer information. This list provides links to and information regarding required disclosures. For more information on a particular topic, please contact the relevant office or the Dean of Students office.
FERPA is a federal law that protects the privacy of all student records.
The Pioneer Student Conduct Code is a document that outlines that policies which govern student life at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
Being a student at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville entitles students to certain rights about their educational experience. These rights are balanced with responsibilities student have to be productive and cooperative members of the UW-Platteville community.
UW-Platteville takes issues of sexual misconduct very seriously. All students are held responsible for the UW-Platteville sexual assault policy. One should note that allegations of sexual misconduct can result in adjudication both from the State of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.
Procedures for student academic and non-academic concerns or complaints, as well as for concerns or complaints related to other students' behavior are outlined here. Students who have questions about or need assistance with the process may contact the Dean of Students Office at any time.
UBIT is a group of campus representatives committed to supporting students, faculty, and staff who have been affected by a bias incident.