It is the mission of the Office of the Dean of Students to support a learning environment that encourages personal and professional growth and challenges all students to increase their understanding of themselves and others as responsible members of the college community. The Dean of Students is the primary student conduct officer and addresses violations of OTC’s Standards of Student Conduct. We also strive to facilitate the resolution of student concerns, non-academic grievances, and in accessing appropriate supportive resources. The Dean of Students provides leadership for the following offices: Counseling Services, Student Life/Student Organizations and OTCCares/the Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT).