Making UCR Work for Students
Associate Vice Chancellor/Dean of Students Presentations
Dear Campus Community,
I am pleased to announce that four candidates for the Associate Vice Chancellor/Dean of Students (AVC/DOS) position will visit our campus in April. I invite you to attend their vision presentations.
The AVC/DOS has significant responsibility for, and is expected to lead, organizational-wide initiatives, decisions, and policy directives. In addition, the AVC/DOS is expected to work closely with Associated Students of University of California, Riverside and involve students throughout the organization. The AVC/DOS must share the strong campus commitment to academic quality, diversity and inclusion.
Please submit feedback to Dr. Jennifer Brown Vpdue email@example.com by Monday, April 22, 2019.
Please join me in welcoming our candidates to UCR.
Brian L. Haynes, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor Student Affairs
Many Resources, One Aim
The Office of the AVC/Dean of Students is comprised of various departments with multiple initiatives and support programs united by one common goal: To provide you with the most enriching UCR student experience possible.
African Student Programs
African Student Programs enhances the academic, cultural and social development of students of African descent. It promotes intellectual, artistic and communal development by providing students with opportunities as role models, leaders, professionals and scholars. 133 Costo Hall, (951) 827-4576, firstname.lastname@example.org
Asian Pacific Student Programs
Asian Pacific Student Programs helps UCR learn from and about its Asian and Pacific Islander student community. It fosters educational dialogue that respects and embraces the unique histories and experiences of ethnic communities. 244 Costo Hall, (951) 827-7272, email@example.com
Associated Students Programming Board
The Associated Students Programming Board and Campus Activities plan campus events and activities throughout the year. Block Party, Homecoming, Spring Splash, Wednesday Nooners, lectures, movies, concerts, and cultural events are just some of the campus-wide events occurring throughout the year. HUB 111, (951) 827-ASPB (2772), firstname.lastname@example.org
Chicano Student Programs
Chicano Student Programs develops a positive, constructive environment for Chicano/Latino students through academic, cultural, and personal support services. Annual events offered by the program promote enrichment, awareness and pride in Chicano/Latino culture. 145 Costo Hall, (951) 827-3821, email@example.com
Highlander Union Building
The Highlander Union Building (HUB) provides the UCR community with a place to eat, study, relax and explore extracurricular activities on campus. The HUB is an inclusive environment designed to foster student development, activities and social gatherings. firstname.lastname@example.org
LGBT Resource Center
The LGBT Resource Center provides support, education and advocacy regarding sexual orientation and gender identity for the UCR campus community. The center offers a David Bohnett Cyber Center and a resource library of books, films and magazines for academic research, and personal growth; "drop-in" staff and peer support; and referrals to on- and off-campus resources. The Allies Safe Zone program, Peer Connections Mentoring program, Tuesday Talks, and CORE (Community Outreach Educators) provide support, education, and outreach to both the LGBT community and allies. Annual LGBT Resource Center traditions include Q-Camp Orientation, Winter Leadership Retreat and Lambda Celebration. The center provides cultural and educational speakers throughout the year, and is part of the Common Ground Collective. 245 Costo Hall, (951) 827-2267, email@example.com
MESC - Middle Eastern Student Center
The Middle Eastern Student Center is the first of its kind in the UC system and in California! It’s a central place of community, cultural expression, and celebration of Middle Eastern culture. Students are at the heart of the MESC. A dedicated group of student advocates developed a proposal for the MESC and worked with UCR administration to make the MESC a reality. The Middle Eastern Student Collaborative meets weekly to plan events and programs with campus partners. Stop by our office at HUB 361 and get involved! For questions or inquiries please contact the MESC at (951) 827-7233 or Tina Aoun at firstname.lastname@example.org
Native American Student Programs
The Native American Student Programs (NASP) office provides educational, cultural, and social support for American Indian students. Through innovative programs and leadership activities, NASP promotes and educates the campus community about the uniqueness of American Indians and expands educational awareness. 229 Costo Hall, (951) 827-4143, email@example.com
Residential Life serves to provide students residing in on-campus housing with a unique and developmental experience unlike that of off-campus housing. Within our department and communities we provide safety and security to residents while showcasing a variety of programs, initiatives, and specialized communities to assist in the holistic development of each student. In addition, there is a significant number of leadership and employment opportunities for students. Each residential community has its own Residential Services Office where you can find a Residential Life representative, along with contact information, firstname.lastname@example.org
Student Conduct & Academic Integrity Programs
Student Conduct & Academic Integrity Programs is responsible for enforcing the University of California policies as they pertain to campus activities, organizations and students. It teaches students about theirs rights and responsibilities, helps faculty and staff enforce standards of conduct, forms academic integrity committees and offers educational presentations for UCR's campus. 111 Costo Hall, (951) 827-4208, email@example.com
Student Life assists students with their personal and academic success and connects students to UCR through Highlander Orientation, the First Year Success Series, the First Year Mentor Program, leadership resources, and commuter programs. The Fraternity and Sorority Involvement Center works with 40 fraternities and sororities on campus. Student Life oversees close to 400 student organizations and provides multiple ways for students to get involved on campus through programs, services, and resources. HUB 229, (951) 827-7344, firstname.lastname@example.org
Undocumented Student Programs
Undocumented Student Programs welcomes all DREAMers, students from mixed-status families and undocu allies! No matter your immigration status or cultural background, you have an equal opportunity at UCR to get a quality education in a safe and friendly environment with resources to help you achieve your goals. We are here to support you on your journey to greater success! 224 Costo Hall, (951) 827-2193, Ana.Coria@ucr.edu
Veterans Resource Center
At the UCR Veteran Resource Center, it is our mission to ensure that military affiliated students successfully make the transition from a military setting to an advanced campus life, and are supported while carrying out their goals. The VRC provides opportunity for learning, networking, camaraderie, diversity and inclusion. We believe our community possesses unique skills and characteristics, that when encouraged, will succeed in and outside of the classroom, regardless of age, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, physical or mental abilities. email@example.com
Women's Resource Center
The Women's Resource Center (WRC) uses advocacy, education and enrichment activities to raise awareness about female and male students' issues. The WRC offers a space where students can develop educationally, culturally, socially, and professionally and provides "drop-in" support through referral service and counseling. 260 Costo Hall, (951) 827-3337, firstname.lastname@example.org