Fraternity and Sorority Correspondence and Subject Files, 1954-93
[Back to Formatted Version]
Brief Description: Fraternity and Sorority Correspondence and Subject Files contain the booklets, correspondence, issuances, notes, applications, lists, reports, and schedules of Russell Snyder (Acting Assistant Dean of Students for Fraternities, 1980-83), Doug Diefenbach (Assistant Dean of Students and IFC Advisor, 1983-86), D. Craig Peterson (Assistant Dean of Students and IFC Advisor, 1987-89), Mark Robinson (Assistant Dean of Students and IFC Advisor, 1986-90), John Martinez (Assistant Dean of Students and IFC Advisor, 1990-92), and Adlon Jorgensen (Assistant Dean of Students and Panhellenic Advisor, 1977-93), Jean F. Hill (Assistant Dean of Women, 1962-69), Willard Broom (Asst. Dean of Students, 1972-82, Associate Dean of Students, 1983- ), William Riley (Dean of Students, 1986- ), and Richard W. Justice (Assoc. Dean of Students, 1988- ) concerning local fraternity and sorority chapters, officers, national organizations, UI personnel, and personnel at other colleges and universities with regard to rushing, house management, finances, alcohol and drug policies, pledging, judicial activities, University-Greek relations, national and UI Greek system management, academics, grades and personal safety.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 41/2/75
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Office of the Dean of Students
Volume: 8.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 3/4/1994
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/4102075.pdf
Arrangement: Chronological then alphabetical
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Office of the Dean of Students :

On June 11, 1901, the office of the Dean of Undergraduates and Assistant to the President responsible for the supervision and welfare of male undergraduates was established by the Board of Trustees.1 Dean of Men became the official title in 1910.2 In addition to helping new students adjust to campus life, the Dean and his staff were available to guide and assist students with personal, social and academic problems.3

In September, 1943, the Dean of Men's office became part of the Office of the Dean of Students.4 Housing, financial aid, fraternities and sororities and campus regulations were the primary concerns of the staff.5 With reorganization of the Dean of Students in 1967, a new title and added duties were given to the Dean of Men. The Dean of Student Programs and Services was responsible for programs and policies dealing with student organizations and activities, residence halls, the Housing Division, the Union and the Security Office.6

In 1973, the Dean of Students became Vice-Chancellor for Campus Affairs and with responsibilities including Career Development and Placement, and Foreign Student-Staff Affairs.7 In 1979, the office of the Dean of Students assumed responsibility for Women's Resources, Emergency Services, Educational Opportunities Program (EOP), Veterans' Affairs, Afro-American Cultural Programs and the Latino Cultural House.8 In 1980, further responsibilities included Illini Guides, and Student Leadership-Student Government Association.9 Additional responsibilities assumed in 1982 included the Upward Bound Program, Mothers' Association, Tutoring and La Casa Cultural Latina, formerly Latino Cultural House.10 As of April 23, 1986, the Dean of Students was an Associate vice-chancellor in the office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.11

1. Transactions of the Board of Trustees, 21st Report, June 11, 1901, p. 79.

2. Transactions of the Board of Trustees, 25th Report, December 28, 1910, p. 53.

3. Annual Register, 1942-43, p. 112.

4. Transactions of the Board of Trustees, 42nd Report, August 31, 1943, p. 495.

5. Undergraduate Study Catalog, 1968-1969, p. 83.

6. Transactions of the Board of Trustees, 54th Report, September 20, 1967, p. 711.

7. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Student-Staff Directory: 1973-1974, p. 14.

8. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Student-Staff Directory: 1979-80, pp. 17-18.

9. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Student-Staff Directory: 1980-1981, p. 19.

10. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Student-Staff Directory: 1982-83, p. 23.

11. Organizational Chart: Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.

Subject Index
Association of Fraternity Advisors
Fraternities
Fraternity Affairs, Board of
Fraternity House Management
Fraternity Pledging
National Panhellenic Conference
Rushing
Sororities
Sorority Pledging
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]