Student Affairs

Promoting the intellectual, cultural, personal, and social development of our students.
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The Division of Student Affairs helps support our university's primary purpose of enriching the minds and lives of our students. We accomplish this mission by:

  • Supporting a university environment that promotes your intellectual inquiry and responsible decision-making.
  • Providing programs and services that support you as you clarify personal values, develop personal identity, grow intellectually, build leadership skills, and create strong interpersonal relationships.
  • Providing assistance and services to promote diversity, cultural richness, and the full membership of all within the university community.
  • Responding to the different needs of students at your varying stages of intellectual, social, and personal development.


Appeals Processes

Academic Standing Appeals

If you experienced critical extenuating circumstances that interfered with your studies, you may petition for reconsideration of status.

Financial Aid (SAP) Appeals

If you're seeking to appeal your denial of financial aid due to exceptional circumstances.

SPRING 2021 UPDATE: The Office of Student Affairs will continue to serve students and the Fitchburg State community. While walk ins are welcome, appointments are strongly encouraged; office hours are 8:30am - 5pm, Monday - Friday. Most  meetings will be held virtually. Appointments can be scheduled by calling 978.665.3130 or emailing Please note that walk-in appointments that require extended time to resolve the issue may be rescheduled for a virtual meeting to address the issue.

Policies, Procedures, Support

Have Questions? Get in touch!