Welcome to Student Life

School Spirit

Student life is committed to helping you balance your academic, social, civic, and personal growth and development. We are also advocates for diversity and social justice which is reflected in our many programs and services. We hope that you will look around the site and discover opportunities to get involved and become a part of the Salem State community as well as meet our incredible staff. 

Office Location

Meier Hall room 245

Student Life Contacts

Carla Tharp, PhD
Dean of Students

Chris Sullivan
Director of Student Advocacy

Cassie Kao
Coordinator, Student Conduct and Mediation Programs

Lucy Corchado
Staff Assistant

Feel free to contact us at 978.542.6401 if you have questions about the many programs and services within student life or if you need help resolving issues at the university.

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