Dean of Students


The Dean of Students office advocates for and empowers students to achieve their goals by providing exemplary services that educate our students on their rights and responsibilities as a member of the University community. - Student Handbook

Dean of Students

Michelle Marable, Dean of StudentsMichelle Marable, Dean of Students

Michelle Marable serves as the Dean of Students. She has numerous years of specialized experience in Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.  Michelle is a graduate of Norfolk State University and The Ohio State University.  She is totally committed to helping all students at NSU reach their fullest potential.

Accessibility Services & International Student Services

The mission of O.A.S.I.S. (Office of Accessibility Services/International Student Services) & Assistive Technology Laboratory (AT Lab) is to promote the academic success of students with disabilities and international students through high-quality educational assistance, leveling the playing field, and providing services and accommodations.  — O.A.S.I.S. website

Campus Crime and Awareness

Norfolk State University Police Department prepares, publishes and distributes an annual Campus Security Report in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Institutions that participate in student financial aid programs under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 must comply with the conditions of this Act. — University Police Department website

Hazing Policy

University employees, students and other members of the University community must report all acts of hazing to the NSU Police Department. Incidents may be reported in person or by dialing the non-emergency number at (757) 823-8102. In emergency situations, dial (757) 823-9000. 

Student Incident Report

The NSU Student Incident Report is for reporting incidents of any nature.  You will be asked for the date of the incident, the urgency and nature of the report. — NSU Student Incident Report

Title IX Policy

The Norfolk State University (NSU) is committed to maintaining an environment that is free of unlawful harassment and discrimination.  — Read more about the Title IX Policy

Disclaimer on Disability Services
In accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, if you have a disability or think you have a disability, please contact the Office of Accessibility Services/International Student Services (OASIS).  OASIS is located at:  James A. Bowser Building, Suite 121.