School of Education and Human Services

Pawley Hall
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
248 370 3050

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"I appreciate all the opportunities Oakland University has afforded me through the years. I especially treasure the students and colleagues who taught me so much and continue to bring me joy in my retirement. I support Oakland with gratitude and hope for its future." —  Jane Bingham, Professor Emeritus, Reading and Language Arts

Through the generosity of our supporters, over $60,000 in scholarships are awarded annually to undergraduate and graduate students. These awards are made possible through annual contributions and established endowments, which benefit students in perpetuity.

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All of these reasons help prepare collaborative leaders capable of, and committed to, empowering others and promoting an inclusive society.
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Contact Us

The SEHS Development Team is located in the Dean’s Suite in 415 Pawley Hall. Visitors may park in lot 26, which is located between Pawley Hall and Varner Hall (see map) Parking is also available in lot 29, which is the parking deck on Pioneer Drive, southeast of Pawley Hall. Parking is free.

David TindallDavid Tindall, Development Officer

Dave works with alumni and donors to raise scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students, research support for faculty and student projects, and endowments to support the School’s Centers of Excellence such as OUCARES, Galileo Institute and Study Abroad Initiatives. 

(248) 370-4931


The Resource Development Board is a dynamic body of key community individuals who have a genuine interest in education and human services and who work to garner resources for the School. The School of Education and Human Services Resource Development Board’s mission is to further the School’s growth, broaden its base of support, and raise its visibility.

Resource Development Board Members

Ross Beckley
Stephanie Bedricky
Barbara Gough
Allen Gough
Napoleon Harrington
Katie Juronoc
Mike Lerchenfeldt
Rena Littman
Marco Marando
Brian Peterson
Gina Petherick
Addie Williams
Danielle Zuccaro
Advisors and Emeriti Board Members
Katherine Banicki
Brian McGinnity
Paul Morath
John Pino
Frank Rewold
Margie Simmons
David Sokol

Through the generosity of our friends and supports, the School of Education and Human Services (SEHS) is able to offer scholarships to students from multiple departments at all academic levels.

For additional information, view a complete list of our available scholarships and meet the SEHS donors below.


Louise Coallier Memorial
Endowed Fund

Cramer and Hammond

Ron Cramer and W. Dorsey Hammond Reading Legacy Fund

Jeff Dupuis

Jeff Dupuis Award in Human
Resource Development


Barbara and Allen Gough Endowed Scholarship


Sidney W. Graber Memorial Award


Harry Hahn Reading Endowment Award


Keane/Demarest Endowment


George R. and Helen Klein Memorial Scholarship


Jacqueline I. Lougheed
Endowed Scholarship
 and Masters Scholarship & Research Award


Meemic Insurance Company Scholarship for Teacher Education


Ken Morris Center for the Study of 
Labor and Work Scholarship


Mary Joyce Pagano Memorial Award


Gina and Jeff Petherick Endowed Scholarship

Lewis N. Pino

Lewis N. Pino Award in Science Education


Marjorie K. Simmons
Endowed Award

Toni S & Kenneth Walters

Toni S. and Kenneth Walters Student Literacy Scholarship

Luellen Ramey Scholarship for Humanistic Counseling

Nancy Anderson Schmitz Endowed Scholarship for Teacher Education


John and Marie Pino Endowed Scholarship for Teacher Education

Larry Chunobich Head Shot

Larry Chunovich Legacy
Scholarship Endowment

Morgan Behen Scholarship Recipient

Morgan Behen Memorial Scholarship for Exemplary Students in Elementary Education Endowment

Brady Youngblood  Scholarship Photo

Brady Youngblood Scholarship for Special Education

Dave and Ann Strubler

Tapestry Scholarship for Master of Training and Development Students

Settlemoir Dzwik Academic Leadership Endowment

Settlemoir Dzwik Academic Leadership Endowment