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Division of Student Affairs

The mission of the Division of Student Affairs is to promote student success through collaborative partnerships that support the educational mission of St. John's University.

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To accomplish this mission, members of the Division work with students, faculty, and other administrators to:

  • Focus on student learning and facilitate for individual growth and development.
  • Generate a sense of community through active promotion of the institution's core values.
  • Enhance the quality of campus life by providing a broad range of services, programs and events.
  • Serve as advocates for students, removing barriers and helping them to resolve conflicts.
  • Student Affairs is committed to providing students with programs that address new student transitions, personal growth, leadership development, and decision-making skills.

Student Affairs serves full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students at all six University locations.

Graduate Assistantships with Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs offers exciting Graduate Assistant opportunities for highly qualified, ambitious, and motivated graduate students in many of the departments throughout the Division. To view any available assistantships and to apply, please visit Graduate Assistantships and Fellowships.

At the bottom of this page, you will find a section for the Division of Student Affairs; here are listed any available positions as well as detailed application instructions.

Areas part of the Division of Student Affairs:

  • Campus Recreation
  • Center for Counseling and Consultation
  • Community Development
  • Disability Services
  • Leadership Development
  • Multicultural Affairs
  • Performing Arts
  • Residence Life
  • SOAR (Sexual violence Outreach, Awareness, and Response)
  • Student Conduct
  • Student Development
  • Student Health Services
  • Student Operations
  • University Career Services
  • Wellness Education and Prevention Services

Division Office Hours

Queens Campus:
Tobin School of Business, Garden Level
Tel: 718-990-1506
[email protected]

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.


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Kathryn T. Hutchinson, Ph.D.
Vice President for the Division of Student Affairs
Tel: 718-990-6596
[email protected]


Learn More

This area of Operations supports event logistics for student organizations and for the Division of Student Affairs.

Room reservations, event agreements, audiovisual requests and guest policy requests must be submitted online via the request forms below.

Please note that requests will be accepted and processed in order of receipt. Requests for tentative reservations should not be submitted.

Please note that event agreements, audiovisual requests and guest policy requests require a Facility Confirmation Pass for submission.

To view all form due dates before submission, please see Event Due Dates.

Student Organization Room Requests

For organizations and clubs recognized by SGI:

Student Organizations Event Agreements

For organizations and clubs recognized by SGI:

Student Affairs Departments Requests

For administrators and staff of the Division of Student Affairs:

Student Affairs Department Event Agreements

For administrators and staff of the Division of Student Affairs:


If you have questions about form support, please contact:

Jason Jeannot
Assistant Director of Operations and Event Support Services
D’Angelo Center, Room 118
[email protected]

If you have questions about room requests, please contact:

Frances Goldberg
Student Life Reservationist
D'Angelo Center, Room 121
[email protected]

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Student Communications
The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, Lower Level, G025
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