UT Dallas Student Affairs

April 24, 2017

Vice President for Student Affairs

  • Searches are underway for the Vice President for Communications and University Provost.

Professional Development

  • Don't forget to nominate for employee and department of the year.


  • April 27-29: Softball at ASC Championship, Tyler.
  • April 27-29: Women's tennis at ASC Championship, Abilene.
  • April 28: Baseball vs. Howard Payne, 2 p.m., baseball field.
  • April 29: Baseball vs. Howard Payne, 12 p.m. doubleheader (Senior Day), baseball field.
  • May 4-6: Men's tennis at ASC Championship, Tyler.
  • May 5-7: Baseball at ASC Championship first round, site TBD.

Dean of Students

Community Standards and Conduct

  • New cases for the week of April 10: Academic dishonesty (21), misconduct (2).

Health and Wellness Initiatives

Counseling Center

  • April 24: PAWS for Finals, 1-4 p.m., Visitor Center Atrium.
  • Clinical services/sessions for the week of April 10: Intakes, consultation and counseling (164), crisis services (24), psychiatric evaluations and treatment (26), group/couple counseling (60), testing (4), outreach (8).
  • Center for Students in Recovery services for the week of April 10: Individual recovery support (5), other contacts (25). Group meetings: Al-Anon (1), Nourish Eating Disorder support group (1), SMART (1), Sexual Addicts Anonymous (1).

Health Center

  • April 29: Free dental screening, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Galaxy Room A. Appointments are limited. Contact the Student Health Center to schedule.

Recreational Sports

  • April 28: Last day of Group Fitness classes for the semester. New schedule begins June 5.

Wellness Center

  • April 25: Time Out Tuesday cookie decorating, 6 p.m., Dining Hall West.
  • April 28: A Walk in Their Shoes, 11 a.m., Faculty Staff Dining Hall.

Student Engagement Initiatives

Fraternity and Sorority Life

  • April 24: IFC Sexual Assault Awareness Month booth, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., SU.

Student Development

  • May 2: Late Night Final Exam Breakfast, 10 p.m.-midnight, Dining Hall West.

Student Union

  • May 1-3: Stress Busters, SU Galaxy Rooms. Events include: May 1: Le Comet Cafe, with live music and treats, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. May 2: Canvas and Clay, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. May 3: N.A.P. (No Anxiety Project), with comfy seating, relaxing music and massage therapists, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Student Volunteerism


Student Transition Initiatives

Career Center


New Student Programs


Student Transition Programs


Military and Veteran Center

  • May 4: Veteran Breakfast, 9-10:30 a.m., McDermott Suite, MC 4.4. Open to all. Tickets are limited. RSVP required.
  • May 8: Veteran Cord Ceremony, 7 p.m., Faculty Staff Dining Room. Graduating student veterans should RSVP for the event.

Housing Operations and Residential Life


  • The punch list for rooms has started at Canyon Creek Heights Apartments North & South. The project is expected to be complete in time for move-in.

Housing Operations

  • Ted Biddulph joined as senior director of business services.
  • May 10: University Commons move-out.
  • May 12: University Village move-out.
  • The associate director of Housing Operations position is filled and the candidate is scheduled to start June 1.
  • Currently interviewing for assistant director of Housing facilities maintenance position.

Residential Life/LLC

  • April 25: RHNW/NRHH Stressbuster Carnival, 5-7 p.m., RHNW courtyard.
  • April 25: Pre-Health LLC: Medical School Panel: 5:30-7 p.m., RHW 2.401, RSVP required.
  • May 2: Breakfast and Bluebooks, 7:30 a.m., various locations.
  • Currently interviewing candidates for RHN, RHNW, RHW ARLC positions.
  • Residential Life will be collecting promotional items for freshman welcome bags. Contact Kaytie Farrell if your office would like to contribute.

Marketing and Student Media


Student Media

  • April 24: New issue of The Mercury on newsstands.