Students Resources


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:

  • Consultation
  • Assistance with the complaints process
  • Student advocacy
  • Mediation
  • 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.

Academic Integrity

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.

Alcohol and Other Drug Policy

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.

Class Absence

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.

Consumer Information

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.

Family Education Right to Privacy Act (FERPA)

FERPA is a federal law that protects the privacy of all student records.

Pioneer Student Conduct Code

The Pioneer Student Conduct Code is a document that outlines that policies which govern student life at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

Rights and Responsibilities

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.

Student Concerns and the Complaint Process

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.

University Bias Incident Team

UBIT is a group of campus representatives committed to supporting students, faculty, and staff who have been affected by a bias incident. 

University and Local Resources

A compiled list of both on campus and off campus local resources which include contact information and websites.

UW-Platteville Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment Policy

UW-Platteville takes issues of sexual misconduct very seriously.  All students are held responsible for the UW-Platteville Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment 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.

Dean of Students: BRRT

What is BRRT?
  • BRRT stands for Behavioral Review and Recommendation Team.
  • For information about BRRT, visit the BRRT website.
  • Have a concern about a student? 
    Submit a report to BRRT.

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