Student Life & Engagement

The Office of Student Engagement assists all students, from their initial orientation to the College through successful completion of their academic and personal goals. We advocate for student needs, act as a liaison between you and academic departments and provide supports and challenges designed to enhance personal growth, as well as a sense of personal authority and responsibility.

Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm.
Location: Daugherty Center for Student Engagement, lower level
Telephone: 402.461.7773.


Dr. Annette Vargas
Vice President for Access, Enrollment & Performance
Daugherty Center, Room 112 


Dr. Sophia McDermott
Dean of Student Engagement
Daugherty Center, Room 006

Academic Affairs

We’re here to answer your questions about the academic catalog, the dean’s list, academic procedures, majors and minors, off-campus study opportunities and advising.

Dr. Wayne Riggs

Dr. Wayne Riggs
Academic Dean
Vice President for Academic Affairs 
Hurley-McDonald Hall

Kittie Grace

Dr. Kittie Grace
Associate Dean of
Academic & Student Affairs
Hurley-McDonald Hall