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Office of Student Involvement 
One University Blvd
366 Millennium Student Center
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400 USA
314-516-5291
studentinvolvement@umsl.edu

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 8am-5pm

 

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Our Mission

The Office of Student Involvement is committed to engaging students in exploring their curiosities, developing passions, gaining a better understanding of self and others, and creating lasting community.


Meet our Staff


Jessica Long-Pease

Dorian Hall
Director of the Millennium Student Center & Event Services 
314-516-5573
HallDC@umsl.edu 
I can help answer questions about: hosting events on campus, Students of Service (SOS), and Associated Black Collegians (ABC). I oversee the operations of the Millennium Student Center, Office of Student Involvement, and Events Services. 

Mindy Dilley

Mindy Dilley
Associate Director of Student Involvement
314-516-5291
dilleym@umsl.edu 
I can help answer questions about: fraternity and sorority recruitment, Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, and Multi-Greek Council/National Pan-Hellenic Council. I also can answer questions regarding student organizations and general involvement. I provide direct supervision for our programming coordinators and assist with the development of initiatives in our office.



Xavier Blackwell

Xavier Blackwell
Coordinator of Leadership Education 
314-516-5291
blackwellx@umsl.edu
I can help answer questions regarding: Advanced Leaders, Emerging Leaders, the Chancellor's Engaged Leadership Certificate, Leadership Diversity Institute, Leadership to Go, Who's Who, Leadership on Demand, Women's Leadership Institute, the National Society for Leadership & Success, Leadership Awards Banquet, and OSL presentations and training's. I am also True Colors Certified. 

Rainer Gall

Rainer Gall
Coordinator of Student Organizations
314-516-5291
gallra@umsl.edu
I can help answer questions about: MyEngage, starting new student organizations, student organization recognition, and student organization training.

Rainer Gall

Harry Hawkins
LGBTQ+ Coordinator
314-516-5291
hawkinsha@umsl.edu 
I can help answer questions about: LGBTQ+ initiatives, Rainbow Welcome, Rainbow Talks, Lavender Graduation, SafeZone Training, and PRIZM - UMSL's Queer, Trans, Straight Student Alliance. Visit www.umsl.edu/lgbtq for more information. 

 



Jessica Mode

Jessica Mode
Coordinator of Student Activities
314-516-5291
jmode@umsl.edu
I can help answer questions about: University Program Board, Tiny Tritons, MirthWeek, Speaker Series, and campus traditions such as the Welcome Picnic, Fall and Spring Expo, and Homecoming.

Katie Gertler

Katie Gertler
Media Producer, Sr. for Student Affairs
314-516-5291
kgertler@umsl.edu
I can help answer questions about: the Art Requests and Digital Signage Requests, and general graphic design/video production inquiries.

Michaela Wells

Michaela Wells
Graduate Assistant for Assessment & Service
314-516-5291
osiassessment@umsl.edu
I can help answer questions about: assessment initiatives in the Office of Student Involvement, the Volunteer Fairs, MLK Day of Service, HolidayFest, Students of Service (SOS), and other community service opportunities.