President's Council

The President’s Council provides a forum for members of the Hampden-Sydney College managers to meet with one another and the College president on a monthly basis.  The Council will serve as the venue for announcements, discussion about policy, practices and procedures, analysis of institutional data and trends, a review of higher education challenges and their effect on Hampden-Sydney College, and an arena in which to make recommendations, receive suggestions, consider opportunities, and study issues.  

The President’s Council will consist of the following 35 representatives:

  • President
  • Provost & Dean of the Faculty
  • Dean of Admissions
  • Dean of Students
  • Director of Athletics
  • Vice President for Business Affairs & Finance
  • Vice President for Institutional Advancement
  • Vice President for Strategy, Administration, & Board Affairs
  • Special Assistant to the President & Director of Mobile & Social Media
  • Associate Dean of the Faculty
  • Associate Dean for Academic Support
  • Director of Career Education & Vocational Reflection
  • Associate Dean of Students and Director of Residence Life
  • College Chaplain
  • College Psychologist & Director of Wellness Center
  • Controller
  • Director of Admissions
  • Director of Alumni Relations
  • Directory of College Events
  • Director of Constituent Relations
  • Director of Development
  • Director of Financial Aid
  • Director of Global Education & Study Abroad
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Director of Institutional Research & Assessment
  • Director of the Library & College Computing
  • Director of Marketing & Communications
  • Director of the Physical Plant
  • Director of Public Safety and Chief of Police
  • Director of Student Health Center
  • Director of the Wilson Center
  • Registrar
  • Faculty Representative
  • Support Staff Representative


The regular schedule will be established by the Vice President for Strategy, Administration, and Board Affairs, and will be distributed to the College community prior to the beginning of the fiscal year.  It will be confirmed on a regular basis.  Minutes of the College Council will be recorded and posted on the College’s web site.  The President will convene and chair the President’s Council.  In the absence of the President, one of the Vice Presidents will be appointed to convene and chair the meeting. 

President's Council Meeting Minutes (pw protected)