The Dean of Students Office at Harris is dedicated to your success.

On this page, find information about our team and explore some of the resources we offer to help ensure you meet your academic and personal goals.

Meet the Team

Meet the Dean of Students team and learn more about the mission, vision and values that guide our work.

Academic Advising

All Harris students are assigned a dedicated academic advisor who will support you and serve as your first point of contact throughout your time at Harris. Learn more about the academic advising team at Harris.

Harris Writing Workshop

A strong policy leader needs the skills to develop and effectively communicate evidence-based policy recommendations. The Writing Workshop is here to ensure you graduate with the skills required to craft useful and insightful policy writing.

Academic Support Programs

At Harris, you will engage with coursework that challenges you. To help you successfully navigate your academic experience, we have cultivated multiple academic support programs and resources. This includes Harris tutoring, coding support and pre-orientation academic support.

Student Emergency Resources

There are many resources at UChicago and Harris to assist you if you are experiencing an emergency. Refer to these student emergency resources, to help ensure you get the support you need.


Learn more about the Harris academic and student life policies and standards and the policies outlined in the University of Chicago Student Manual.

Harris Student Handbook

Current full-time Harris students can learn more about accessing these resources on the Harris Student Handbook Canvas site.