Office of Student Services
We Change Lives
The Office of Student Services enhances the educational mission of the University by engaging students in co-curricular programs and activities that promote development in the areas of leadership, professionalism, cultural awareness, service learning, morality, fiscal awareness, social ability, and recreation.
Dr. Kedrick A. Nicholas
Dean of Student Affairs
The motto of student engagement at McNeese is “E3 – Enhancing Education through Engagement”. It is proven that the educational experience of a college student is enhanced by engaging in student life and building a deeper connection to the university.
Student Affairs and Services Leadership Team
Administrative Assistant for Student Services
Jacqueline Clark, M.A.
Director of Student Engagement & Leadership
Lacie Wentzel, M.S.
Director of Recreation & Wellness Programs
Director of Campus Housing
Kendal Arthur, M.A.
Director of Residence Life
Director of Campus Dining
Desmond Wallace, M.A.
Director of TRIO Upward Bound Program
Director of Student Union Facility and Programs
James Grimes, M.A.
Director of Counseling Services
Tim Delaney, M.S.
Director of Accessibility Services
Ashley LaHood, LPN
LPN for Student Health Services
Director McNeese Cowgirl Kickers
Holbrook Student Union (New Ranch)
4300 Col. Tony Polk Dr.
MSU Box 92535
Lake Charles, LA 70609
Student Affairs and Services Departments and Functional Areas
- Accessibility Services
- Campus Dining Student Affairs
- Campus Housing Student Affairs
- Counseling Services
- Recreation & Wellness Programs
- Residence Life
- Spirit: Cowgirl Kickers
- Student Engagement & Leadership
- Student Union Facility & Programs
- Student Health Services
- Student Services
- Upward Bound