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Dean of Men, Dean of Women, and Dean of Students Records

Identifier: LU-RG06-007
This collection includes records created by the Dean of Men, Dean of Women, and Dean of Students at Lawrence University. Records date from 1926 to 2005 and include correspondence, memoranda, and reports pertaining to the administration of student affairs. Minutes of the Deans' staff meetings from 1966 to 1976 are also included.


  • 1926-2005


Conditions Governing Access

As General University Records, records in this collection are closed for 20 years beyond the date of creation. Contact the Archives for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights and copyright reside with Lawrence University. For uses beyond those allowed for fair use under U. S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.), please contact the University Archivist.


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Biographical or Historical Information

Lawrence included a Dean of Women among its administrative officers as early as the 1910s. The position of Dean of Men was established in 1942. In 1969, the Dean of Students position was created, first held by Chuck Lauter. The Dean of Men and Dean of Women reported to the Dean of Students for several years until these positions were phased out.

Arrangement Note

Materials are arranged by position and thereunder chronologically.

Method of Acquisition

Materials have been acquired over time; the date at which this began is unknown.

Accruals and Additions

Future accruals are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by Julia Stringfellow, 2010.
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Repository Details

Part of the Lawrence University Archives Repository

Seeley G. Mudd Library
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