Drop-In Appointments

Schedule a confidential appointment to talk to someone from the Dean of Students Office about any concerns you’re having.


We are here to listen

Staff from the Dean of Students Office

Anytime you’d like to chat, we’d be glad to talk about any concern you have, without judgement.

Schedule a Drop-In appointment

Common conversations at DoSo

Throughout the year, a Dean of Students Office staff member is available on a drop-in basis for walk-in visits, phone calls, and e-mails.

  • Advocacy
  • Assistance for victims
  • Community support
  • Concern about a student
  • Consultation
  • Academic distress for personal reasons
  • Crisis Loans
  • Emergency/crisis situations
  • Personal safety needs
  • Conflict mediation referral
  • Complaints
  • Family emergency
  • Resource referrals
  • Questions


Dean's Office Contacts

How can we help?

Call us at:

Email us at:

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Dean of Students Office
70 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1380

Monday-Friday: 8:30am -4pm
during Fall and Spring semester

After Hours Contacts

Crisis response:
Call Mental Health Services
608-265-5600 (option 9)
Dial 911 for immediate help from the
UW Police Department
UWPD Non-emergency line: 608-264-2677