Welcome to the Office of Student Life!

Work Hard, Play Hard

We understand that school is your number one priority, but also believe that a good balance of work and play is essential for a fulfilling experience here at UTMB. In a nutshell, we are here to give you that balance... and some free stuff!

Get Involved Services
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Our Mission

The mission of Student Life is to collaborate with students and the UTMB community to implement programs and activities that support students’ involvement on campus and in their community, enhance their personal and professional development, and play a significant role in their learning experience.

Meet the Team Events

Get Involved on Campus!

It's easy to get involved at UTMB! With over 120 Registered Student Organizations, an active Student Government Association, and a calendar packed with events and activities, you are sure to find engaging opportunities to take your nose out of your books!

Just a Few of Our Services

We are here to provide for you! Here are some of the thing we offer to students.

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Meet the Team

Student Life Team

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Mike Cromie

Mike Cromie
Director

mcromie@utmb.edu
(409) 772 - 3958
Jamail 2.114

Taylor Sieling

Taylor Sieling

Taylor Sieling
Program Specialist

tasielin@utmb.edu
(409) 747 - 9056
Jamail 2.134

We're your Student Life experts! Feel free to give us a call, shoot us an email, or stop by our offices any time.... well at least during our office hours.

Location:
Jamail Student Center, Second Floor
*Directly to the left of Old Red

Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00 pm

We are currently working on a rotating office schedule. If you need to see someone in particular, please shoot us an email to schedule an appointment.

Announcements & Upcoming Events

Hear-ye, hear-ye! Check out what's happening around campus!

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Student Town Hall

Student Town Hall: COVID Q&A

September 7, 2021, 14:37 PM by Taylor Sieling

The Q&A Panel will cover the following topics:

  • COVID epidemiology surveillance
  • Current safety protocols in place at UTMB
  • Current COVID impact on academic programs
  • Hurricane preparedness
Panelists Include:
  • Janak Patel, MD, Director, Infection Control & Healthcare Epidemiology
  • David A. Brown, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Senior Vice President & Dean, School of Health Professions
  • Deborah J. Jones, PhD, RN, Senior Vice President & Dean, School of Nursing
  • Giulio Taglialatela, PhD, Dean ad interim, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  • Majka B. Woods, PhD, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Medicine
  • Abi Akinpelu, RN, MSN, NP-C, FNP-BC, Director, Student Health
  • Scott Boeh, Assistant Vice President, University Student Services & Registrar
Register for the Town Hall here. You can enter any questions or comments you have any ahead of time when registering. Please limit questions to the topics listed above; other topics will not be addressed.

 

Student Life Activities Committee

Student Life Activities Committee - September Meeting

August 26, 2021, 10:30 AM by Taylor Sieling

The Student Life Activities Committee's (SLAC) September Meeting will take place on September 13th at 12:00pm. SLAC helps Student Life brainstorm, plan, and host events and activities for the entire UTMB Campus. 

We would love to hear your ideas and gain your feedback on the types of events you want to see for the Fall Semester!

The event will take place on Zoom. You can register here: https://utmb.us/5yl.

Student Organization Fair

Virtual Student Organization Fair

August 24, 2021, 15:25 PM by Taylor Sieling

Every year we host a Student Organization Fair to introduce our students to the various organizations on campus! This year, we are going virtual. Join us on Microsoft Teams on September 15th from 5:00pm - 7:00pm to learn about all the ways you can get involved! You can join the Student Organization Team here!

There will be channels within the Team for all of our participating organizations. On the day of the event, you can browse the organization channels and join the meetings to learn more about each org.

If you are a student organization that would like to participate in the fair, fill out our form here.

September Spotlight

September Spotlight

August 24, 2021, 15:13 PM by Taylor Sieling

We love our student organizations, and we want to share them with the UTMB community! Throughout the month of September, we will be hosting September Spotlight - an online initiative to spread information about the organizations on our campus. If you are an officer of a registered student organization and would like to see your org featured, please fill out our form here!

Office of Student Life

Second Floor
Lee Hage Jamail Student Center
Galveston, TX
77555-1316 (409) 772-1996