Office of the Dean of Students
The Office of the Dean of Students (ODOS) seeks to assist all students as they learn, grow, and develop during their time at U.Va. They provide a multitude of services, including support and outreach to all facets of our diverse community.
Office of African American Affairs
The Office of African American Affairs (OAAA) helps the University provide a sensitive and welcoming environment for African American students. This office oversees a nationally-acclaimed peer adviser program and a student/faculty mentoring program.
Latinx, Hispanic and Latin American Student Services
This office seeks to support the University’s growing Hispanic/Latinx culture with a peer mentoring program, vibrant student organizations, and special events throughout the year.
Asian/ Asian Pacific American Student Services and Programs
This office seeks to provide support, assistance and advocacy to all Asian and Asian Pacific American Students through a peer advising program, Awareness Week, Heritage Month, a leadership training institute, and several cultural organizations.
Middle Eastern Student Services
Middle Eastern Student Services provides a welcoming, supportive community and oversees the Middle Eastern Mentoring Program, helps plan cultural events, and collaborates with various student organizations.
Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Resource Center
The LGBTRC supports lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning students. The Resource Center works both to raise awareness and inclusion of sexual and gender minorities and to provide information, referral, support, and programming to the University community.
Office of the Vice President and Chief Officer for Diversity and Equity
The Office for Diversity and Equity (ODE) provides leadership, information, consultation, coordination, and assistance to the University in an effort to embrace diversity and equity as pillars of excellence, synergize action at all levels of the institution, and cultivate inclusiveness and mutual respect throughout the community.