Student Handbook/Campus Life

Dean of Students Office

The Dean of Students Office currently encompasses The CARE Team, Career & Professional Development, Disability Access, Testing Center, Peer Education (Tutoring, Supplemental Instruction, and Financial Fitness Lab), Student Conduct and Case Management, and Student Life (Campus Programming, Leadership and Civic Engagement, the Student Government Association, Student Organizations, including Fraternity and Sorority Life).  The Dean of Students Office is located in the Pope Student Center. In the Student Center, you will find the opportunity to relax, purchase meals, buy supplies from the bookstore, and read the bulletin boards for the latest information on student life, news, and events around campus. The Game Room, also located in the Student Center, offers additional recreational options through video games, pool tables, air hockey, and ping pong tables. Additional resources supported by the Dean of Students Office include The Nest. The Nest is a combination of the college's Birdfeeder (food pantry) and Career Closet (professional wear clothing closet).  

Health and Wellness

The Department of Health and Wellness provides high quality recreation and wellness activities to promote personal growth and lifelong physical and emotional well-being for our students. The Department is comprised of Campus Recreation, Counseling Services, and the Ken White Student Health Center. Our goal is to educate, teach, and disseminate information to improve the overall health and well-being of our students. For more information, please visit our webpage:

Residential Life

Residential Life is excited that you have joined the Dalton State family and hope you decide to live on campus! Every year, Mashburn Hall welcomes over 300 students to their “home away from home.” The on-campus experience is not meant to be just professors, textbooks, classes, homework, and exams. It’s an exploration of something new and a discovery of yourself and others. #WelcomeHome

Campus Services

The Department of Campus Services provides a variety of services in a convenient manner that is focused on creating a community on campus. Campus Services is comprised of the Roadrunner Card, Dining Services, Dalton State Bookstore, Vending, and Printing. Please visit our page for hours and other details.