Dean of Students

Dean of Students

The Dean of Students Office oversees our Student Affairs offices and staff as they provide a wide variety of services, programs and activities designed to help students make the most of their college experience both in and out of the classroom. Services provided include: Career Preparation and Employer Relations; Counseling Services; Dining Services; Disability Services; Disabled Student Services; Educational Counseling; Housing and Residence Life; International Student Services; National Student Exchange; On-campus Activities and Events; Student Engagement and Leadership Development; Student Governance; Student Health Services; Student Organizations and Clubs; Study skill development; Testing Accommodations; Tutoring services; and TRiO College Access Services (Upward Bound/Educational Talent Search).

Mission of the Dean of Students Office

We enable all students to discover, pursue, and realize their personal and educational goals. Built into the foundation of our office are four guiding principles:

  • Supporting students in their learning
  • Advocating for our student
  • Helping our students become engaged in the UMPI Community
  • Providing all students with the services to permit them to achieve their academic and personal goals

Contact Us

Dean of Students
238 Preble Hall
181 Main St.
Presque Isle, ME 04769

Phone: (207) 768-9610
Fax: (207) 768-9404
kathryn.higgins@maine.edu