Dean of Students

Dean of Students and staff at a table

In the Office of the Dean of Students you’ll meet staff who are committed to promoting students’ personal and academic growth while representing their concerns and helping them enhance their character, quality, and perspective during and after their time at Clarkson University. We work to allow students the ability to achieve a quality education dedicated to excellence, leadership, and citizenship.

Contact Us

1003 Price Hall 
CU Box 5507 
Phone: 315-268-6620

Student Support

Contact us for questions or concerns regarding these topics.

  • Student Regulations
  • Student Advocacy
  • SafetyNet (Students of Concern)
  • Student Conduct
  • Behavioral Intervention
  • Notification of Absence
  • First-Year Student Alcohol and Sexual Assault Education
  • Medical Withdrawal
  • Leave of Absence


  • Incomplete Requests (2+ per semester)
  • Student Conduct Records Verification
  • Parent & Family Student Affairs Connections
  • The CU Pantry
  • Student Emergency Relief Funding
  • Dr. Robert A. Plane Endowment Fund
  • Stephen Newkofsky H’03 Endowed Scholarship
  • Bill Cotter ’73 Sponsored Media Prize Award

Department Administration


Troy Lassial

Assistant Dean of Students

Office: 315/268-6620


Kelsey Pearson

Dean of Students

Office: 315/268-6620

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