Office of Academic and Student Affairs

Associate Dean Jan Allen and Writing Boot Camp participants

The Graduate School Office of Academic and Student Affairs, under the guidance of Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs Jan Allen, works with faculty and students on issues related to:

  • academic policy and programs
  • academic integrity and misconduct
  • responsible conduct of research
  • petitions requesting exceptions to graduate school policy (Code of Legislation)
  • academic program and student status
  • new programs and revisions to existing programs

Jan’s professional development programming for graduate students includes:

Jan is available to meet with students to discuss academic status, mentoring relationships, and other issues. You may email ( or call 607-255-7374 to make an appointment.