Division of Student Affairs
Oakland Center, Room 144
312 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(248) 370-4200

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Departments and Services

The Division of Student Affairs offers the following student life programs and services. These programs will make your college experience more successful and satisfying, whether you live on campus or commute.

Center for Multicultural Initiatives
104 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-4404

The Center for Multicultural Initiatives advances Oakland University’s commitment to diversity by increasing the recruitment, retention, and graduation of a culturally diverse student body.

Office of the Dean of Students
144 Oakland Center

The Dean of Students Office performs a number of university-wide functions that promote and uphold the campus values of civility, personal integrity and academic excellence. The Dean of Students Office helps create an educationally supportive environment and protects the well-being of the campus community.

First-Year Advising Center
121 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-3227

The First-Year Advising Center is a vital resource for all first year students at Oakland. The Center helps students succeed by providing academic advising services, career counseling, and major exploration services.

University Housing
448 Hamlin Hall
(248) 370-3570

University Housing is the best way to fully experience college life. Oakland's on-campus experience offers students convenience, a sense of community, lasting friendships and many opportunities for involvement in student life.

University Recreation and Well-Being
Recreation Center
(248) 370-4REC

University Recreation and Well-Being (URW) provides opportunities for students to maintain healthy lifestyles. Included in tuition is access to the Recreation Center which boasts a 3-Court Gym, Fitness Center, and Aquatic Center among other amenities. URW also offers a variety of programming including Group Exercise, Intramural Sports, and Club Sports.

Career Services
154 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-3250

Career Services prepares students and alumni to attain lifelong career success as they make career decisions, develop job search strategies, pursue experiential opportunities, and secure employment.

Center for Student Activities
49 Oakland Center
(248) 370-2400

The Center for Student Activities encourages student activity, involvement, leadership, and volunteering. The CSA provides a forum for students to become active participants in the Oakland University community.

Disability Support Services

103 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-3266

The Office of Disability Support Services seeks to ensure that all students with disabilities participate fully in university life. We raise awareness in the university community and provide and coordinate services and programs so that students with disabilities can maximize their educational potential.

Graham Health Center

OU Counseling Center
Graham Health & Counseling Center
(248) 370-2341

The Graham Health Center provides convenient, affordable, high quality health care right on campus. The OU Counseling Center provides on campus counseling and other mental health services including substance abuse prevention and crisis intervention.

Orientation & New Student Programs
105 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-GOLD

Orientation and New Student Programs provides orientation, special courses, workshops and informative newsletters to new students and parents.

Oakland Center
Oakland Center
(248) 370-3245

The Oakland Center (OC) is the student center on campus. The OC includes social areas, the university book store, conference rooms, a student game room, and several dining options.

Pre-College Programs
106 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-4455

The Department of Pre-College Programs provides programs to middle school and high school students in the metropolitan area. The office provides academic, social, career and cultural enrichment to these students.

Project Upward Bound
261 South Foundation Hall
(248) 370-3218

The Project Upward Bound College Prep Academy provides academic, social, cultural, and career enrichment to help prepare students to succeed in higher education.

Gender & Sexuality Center
49 Oakland Center
(248) 370-4333

The Gender and Sexuality Center is dedicated to providing services and education on issues of gender and sexuality for the Oakland University community through resources, referrals, programs and advocacy.

Student Technology Center
44 Oakland Center
(248) 370-4TEC

The Student Technology Center (STC) is the headquarters for the promotion, instruction, and support of technology literacy. At the STC computer lab, students can receive one-on-one mentoring, rent cutting edge equipment, and use high end computers.

The Tutoring Center
103 North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-4215

The Tutoring Center offers a variety of services and programs to help students become independent learners and achieve their best academically. Services include tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, self-paced instructional materials, undergraduate readmissions, and much more.

Veterans Support Services
103A North Foundation Hall
(248) 370-2010

The Veterans Support Services office provides guidance to current and prospective students regarding admission to Oakland University, using veteran benefits including the GI Bill and vocational rehabilitation, and transitioning to college life.