Dean of Students Office

Kelly Therese Pollock

Dean of Students and Associate Dean Kelly Therese Pollock

To make an appointment with any of the Deans, please email us. Our offices are located in the Social Science Research Building Room 101.

Kelly Therese Pollock

Dean of Students and Associate Dean

Office Hours: In-person Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays, Remote Wednesdays/Fridays

Kelly Therese Pollock has broad responsibility for admissions and financial aid in the Division. She implements and manages student affairs policies, administers student fellowships and grants, oversees registration and enrollment status, develops graduate admissions configurations and targets, addresses student disputes, and manages disciplinary procedures. Kelly serves as Social Sciences’ primary interface with the University’s central Dean of Students in the Office of Campus and Student Life, with UChicagoGRAD, and with various university centers. The Dean of Students’ work with departments is often channeled through departmental graduate student affairs administrators, Directors of Graduate Study, and Admissions Chairs.

Pollock has worked at the University of Chicago since 2004 and in the Office of the Dean of Students in the Social Sciences since 2008. Pollock holds a BA in Religious Studies from Northwestern University and an MA in Religious Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.