Student Affairs | Mercy College

Student Affairs

Informed by the mission, vision, values and strategic plan of Mercy College, the mission of the Division of Student Affairs is to design, implement, and monitor programs and services that contribute to the holistic development of students as individuals, professionals, and servant leaders.

Division Goals

In keeping with our mission, our goals are to:

  1. Assist students in achieving personal and academic success related to their educational and vocational abilities and goals.
  2. Provide opportunities for student involvement that encompass programs, events, leadership development, and service.
  3. Promote student wellness in the areas of interpersonal, intrapersonal, physical, and spiritual development.

Division Key Activities

1. Success

  • Academic support services
  • Tutoring
  • Accessibility (Disability services)
  • Testing Center
  • Career Services

2. Involvement

  • Housing
  • Service Learning
  • Student Activities
  • Student Leadership

3. Wellness

  • Campus Ministry
  • Personal development programs
  • Diversity
Marc S. Adkins, B.S., M.Ed., Vice President of Student Affairs/Dean of Students
Wendy Bejaige, B.A., MOL, Director of Accessibility Services
Sr. Sally Marie Bohnett, SND, M.A., Director of Campus Ministry and Service Learning
Leslie Erwin, B.S., M.A., CPP, Director of Career and Professional Services/Interim Title IX Coordinator
Shelly McCoy-Grissom, B.A., M.Ed., Ph.D., Director of Diversity, Inclusion & Retention
Lisa Sancrant, Ph.D., PCC-S, Director of Counseling and Wellness Center
Barbara Stundon, RHIT, Student Affairs Coordinator
Deanna Vatan, B.A., B.S., M.Ed. - Director of Student Life and Housing