The Office of the Dean of Students at Missouri S&T contributes to the educational mission of the University by supporting an open, safe, and just campus environment where civility, diversity, and learning are expected and celebrated.


  • To address behavior through a resolution process that reflects an educational approach and upholds the rights and responsibilities of all parties involved.
  • To foster ethical standards and engaged community members.   
  • To engage students in the conduct process empowering them to have a profound impact by actively showing concern for their peers and the larger campus community. 
  • To provide preventative, behavioral, and accountability initiatives through practices intended to challenge students in their development of critical thinking, personal & professional ethics, community engagement, sense of identity, self-management skills, an understanding of independence and interdependence and cultural awareness.