What is the Student Assistance Center

  • First point of contact at the Office of the Dean of Students.
  • Assistant Deans help students understand university policies and procedures, connects them to campus resources, and supports students in crisis.
  • Students come here regarding a broad range of issues which may be impacting their academic performance.

Contact Information

Phone: 217-333-0050

Student Assistance Center

Office of the Dean of Students: odos.illinois.edu 

Graduate College Ombudsperson

  • The Graduate College Ombudsperson helps graduate students, faculty, and staff navigate policies, procedures, and problems.
  • Ombudsperson services offer individual assistance with sensitive issues, questions, and problems, affecting a graduate student’s academic career.

Contact Information

Email: grad@illinois.edu