Meet the Dean of Students

Eleanor JB Daugherty

Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

eleanor.daugherty@uconn.edu

Eleanor JB Daugherty joined the Division of Student Affairs at UConn in August of 2014 to assume the role of Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students. In her role, Elly has direct oversight over the Dean of Students Office, Student Health Services, Counseling and Mental Health Services,  Wellness and Prevention Services, Community Standards, Off-Campus Student Services, and Residential Life. Prior to coming to UConn, Elly was the Assistant Vice President for Student Life and the Associate Dean of the College for Student Life and Alumni Affairs at the University of Chicago. Elly has also held administrative roles at Columbia University and the University of Michigan. Elly is a graduate of the University of Chicago (BA), Columbia University (M.Ed) and Columbia University (Ed.D). Elly’s academic interests include diversity and inclusion among underrepresented college students and is reflected in her doctoral thesis, Access Now: Exploring the Perceptions and Experiences of College Access Among Today’s Youth.

Dean of Students Advisory Group

The Dean of Students Advisory Group consults with Eleanor JB Daugherty, the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students on issues and initiatives that impact the student body. We're always looking for new and committed members.  If you are interested, please email below. 

Fall 2021 - Spring 2022

The first meeting will be on 9/16/2021 at 4:00pm in the Recreation Center, Husky Suite.

Email to Join the Group or for Call-In Information

2021-2022 Academic Year meeting dates: 10/12, 11/18, 12/9, 1/20, 2/17, 3/17, 4/21, future meeting locations TBD