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Class Deans


Class Deans

College Hall 101
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: 413-585-4915
Fax: 413-585-4908

Office Hours
8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
10 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Wednesday

See each class dean's page for details on their walk-in hours.

Dean Stangl meeting with student


Our mission at the class deans office is to help you make the most of your time at Smith. We will work with you to identify and clarify academic options and requirements, and we’ll help you when you have difficulties with your classes. We oversee departmental honors, offer advice about transfer credits, communicate with faculty regarding extensions and suggest ways to resolve academic issues or problems. We work closely with the registrar’s office to ensure that you are meeting your degree requirements.


Monday, November 19, 2018: Walk-in hour for Jane Stangl, Dean of the First-Year Class is canceled. First Years may instead see Dean Ramdath from 10am-noon (see below).

Monday, November 19, 2018: Walk-in hour for Danielle Ramdath, Dean of the Senior Class are extended from 11:00AM-Noon to 10:00AM - Noon.  


Wednesday, November 28, 2018, is the last day (for 2nd Half of the semester courses only!) to:

Note: Completed forms, which include the signature of the instructor and your adviser(s), should be submitted to the class deans office. Your class dean is the last person to sign the form. It isn't necessary to meet with your dean as long as you remain in at least 12 credits and have all other required signatures. No late forms will be accepted.

Important registration dates and deadlines are posted on the registrar's website.

Transfer Credit

Planning on taking interterm or summer courses? Remember that credit is not granted for online courses. See Transfer Credits for policies and guidelines.