Message from the Dean of Students

Dr. Ricardo Hall - Dean of Students

Welcome to the DOSO website!

From the time our students arrive for their first class at UM and until the last final exam is completed prior to graduation, the Dean of Students Office interacts with students in ways that contribute to an exceptional and comprehensive co-curricular student experience.

Our students are exposed to what can only be described as unlimited opportunities for involvement, leadership, and personal exploration.  The five primary DOSO units - Honor Council, Fraternity & Sorority Life, Alcohol & Other Drug Education, Judicial Affairs, and Chaplains Association - help students take an active role in positively shaping our campus community.

The Dean of Students Office is involved, interested, and invested in the education and development of our students and, consistent with the University of Miami Mission Statement, “we strive to develop future leaders of our nation and the world.”

I encourage all students to explore this website.  Even more, I encourage students to visit the Dean of Students Office and get to know the Deans and staff members who are dedicated to their social, ethical, spiritual, and leadership development.  Go ‘Canes!

Dr. Ricardo Hall
Dean of Students


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Contact Information for the Dean of Students Office
Phone: (305) 284-5353
E-Mail: DOSO@Miami.edu

Campus Location
Student Services Center, Building 21, Suites H and E

Mailing Address
PO Box 248106, Building 21-H
Coral Gables, FL 33124-5570