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Dean of Students

Florida State University

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Photo Name & Title Office Location Phone Number Email Address
Alison Leach Hughes Alison Hughes
Assistant Dean of Students/Director
A4324 644.2785
Brandon Newell Brandon Newell
A4322 644.2785
Courtney Pearson Courtney “Pearson” Pearson
A4321 644.2785
Erma Clem Erma Clem
Program Associate
A4327 644.2785
Zoya Quraishi Zoya Quraishi
Graduate Assistant
A4326 644.2785
Picture Coming Soon Heather Hanssen
Graduate Assistant
A4323 644.2785

New Student & Family Programs Mission


New Student & Family Programs assists new students and families in their transition to the Florida State University community through innovative partnerships, programs, and resources.


To create a welcoming and inclusive transition for new students and their families.

The Dean of Student Department supports an inclusive academic environment through education, empowerment, crisis management, and advocacy of students in collaboration with campus and community partners.

We welcome students and family members to connect with the Dean of Students Department if you are experiencing a crisis or just need someone to talk through a problem or experience you are having at Florida State University.

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