Dean of Students


The Office of the Dean of Students will support student success by using an educational process that promotes integrity, respect and personal accountability. We strive to foster inclusivity and a safe campus environment. It is our goal to assist students in the practice of sound decision making that leads to the development of engaged and productive community members who understand the impact their actions have on the greater community.


Dean of Students Contact Information:

Kelly Owens

Student Health Center, Room 308

501 852-0244 office

501 450-3248 fax



The Dean of Students Office is responsible for the following:

  • Oversee student conduct or student judicial system at the University.
  • Oversee the UCA Student Handbook and Daily Planner.
  • Assist students with individual problems and concerns.
  • Assist students who need to withdraw from the University for medical or mental health reasons, or due to the death of a close family relative.

If you need assistance with one of these areas, please feel free to contact us at 501-852-0244 so we may be of service to you.

*Please Note: If you have an ACADEMIC related concern not associated with student conduct, please follow the hierarchy of command to resolve your concern. It is as follows: Instructor, Dept. Chair, Academic College Dean, Provost.