College of

Office of Student Affairs and Services

The mission of the Office of Student Affairs and Services is to provide access and high quality services to students enrolled in the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. 

Services are provided that reflect respect for the students, the recognition of the unit role in the development of students, and a commitment to the excellence in all that is done. The ultimate goal is support medical students to achieve their highest potential in a positive learning environment that promotes personal and professional development, student well-being, and student engagement.

The scope of the Office of Student Affairs and Services includes: career and professional development, enrollment services, financial aid liaison, health and wellness, enrollment services, student engagement in community, student events and activities, student leadership development, student organizations, and student scholarships.  Services are provided across the preclinical and clinical curriculum and the six community campuses.

Wanda D. Lipscomb, PhD
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion 

Judith Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean for Student Wellness and Engagement
Director of Student Counseling

Julie Phillips, MD, MPH
Assistant Dean for Student Career and Professional Development

Deana Wilbanks, MS
Coordinator of Career Counseling and Development

Katy Snider, MEd
Coordinator of Enrollment Services and College Records Officer