Dean of Students -Laura McCollough
Laura C. McCollough has served as Dean of Students at the University of Alaska Fairbanks since March 2016. The Office of the Dean of Students maintains the Submit a Concern reporting option and also manages the Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT). UAF encourages reporting-See Something, Say Something, Do Something. As the Dean of Students, Ms. McCollough serves the UAF community by encouraging the ideals of free speech, friendly discourse, and community involvement. She is a strong proponent of students' rights and continues to create opportunities for university collaborative efforts. She recently completed Green Dot trainers Training and looks forward to increased opportunities to participate in this program.
McCollough has worked at UAF since 2001, primarily in campus housing. She was previously the Director of the Department of Residence Life at UAF, where she strived to make students feel at home, supported, and cared about. She has a track record of helping students and advocating for effective policies and transparency in the administration. Ms. McCollough is dedicated to serving the students of UAF, and works hard to ensure that they have quality out of classroom learning experiences at UAF.