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Dr. Andy Morgan

Dean of Students

As the Dean of Students, Dr. Morgan coordinates the administration of the Dean of Students Office, serves as an advocate for students, and shares information with students, colleagues, and other interested parties that promote student success, retention, and graduation.  Dr. Morgan directly supervises and has oversight for the following areas: Associate Dean of Students and Ombudsperson, Assistant Dean of Students and Student Advocate, African American Cultural Center, Multicultural Services and Programs, Student Counseling Center, and Student Conduct and Integrity.

About Dr. Morgan

Dr. Morgan has three degrees from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, including a Bachelors in Psychology, Masters in Education, and a Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration.  He worked over 18 years at SIUC in a variety of roles, including Associate Dean of Students, Coordinator of Fraternity and Sorority Life, and Coordinator of Housing Programming for Student and Staff Development.  While at SIU the fraternity and sorority community created an award named after Dr. Morgan to be given annually to a SIU Greek alumnus for their leadership and civic engagement.  The award is called the Dr. Robert Andrew Morgan Alumni Engagement Award. 

Professionally, Dr. Morgan is involved in the Higher Learning Commission as an Open and Standard Pathways Reviewer, National Board of Directors for Gamma Sigma Alpha Greek Honor Society, NASPA, ACPA, Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors.  Within the community, Dr. Morgan has served as a 12 year member of the Unity Point School Board in Carbondale, Illinois, Kiwanis of Carbondale and Terre Haute, and is a past International Officer for the Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. 

Dr. Morgan is married, has two daughters, and two dogs.  He loves St. Louis Cardinal baseball, following college basketball, duck hunting, the arts, spending time with his family and being outdoors.