Student Services Professional Development

Mission Statement

The Student Services Professional Development Advisory Group is committed to creating a professional development program model for Washington University employees who work in the areas of the university that provide undergraduate student services. These programs will afford staff members the opportunity to improve their knowledge and skills through a range of programs and customized training as well as through a variety of social activities to promote professional connections campus wide.

Upcoming News/Events

Student Services Professional Development Conference May 21  1:00pm - 5:00pm Knight & Bauer Hall ​ Building Inclusive Communities On and Off the Job
Join student services staff members from across campus and explore practical ways to build inclusive communities.  Accomplished diversity educator Denise DeCou will offer this year's keynote address and help facilitate efforts to create awareness around race and diversity while providing tools for putting knowledge into action.  

At the end of the conference, stick around and enjoy a staff reception.

Please RSVP if you plan to attend (see below).  

Lori White, Vice Chancellor for Students - Meeting with Student Services Staff  May 26th, 10:00am - 1:00pm, College Hall, South Forty House
Emerging Professionals Group Are you in the early stages of your Student Services career? Interested in getting to know and comparing notes with fellow staffers who are in the same boat? The Emerging Professionals Group is the place for you. To learn more go to Facebook and search "Emerging Professionals Group - Washington University in St. Louis" or email Luke Gregory ( or Stephanie Weiskopf (