Student Life

To be a recognized, student-centered department that promotes student learning, enhances holistic development, and encourages personal growth.

The Department of Student Life prepares students for productive and meaningful lives by providing opportunities to enrich academic experiences and enhance social, cultural, physical, spiritual, emotional, and intellectual growth.


Office of Student Life
1715 Building, 1715 9th Avenue South
205-934-4175 • 

Andy Marsch Assistant Vice President of Student Life  
Jennifer Liptrot     Administrative Associate  
Carolyn Dill  Financial Assistant  

Student Activities
Campus Recreation Center, Room 190
1501 University Blvd 
205-934-8225 • 

Kelli Thompson  Assistant Director of Student Activities         
Jennifer Nix Coordinator of Student Activities      
Quang Do Coordinator of Student Activities  
Caleb Rotton Coordinator of Student Activities  
Migdawlaw Yisrael Office Service Specialist II  





Student Engagement 
1715 Building, 1715 9th Avenue South
205-975-9509 •

Emily Feinstein  Director of Student Engagement  
Debbie Morgette     Assistant Director of Student Engagement               
Leslie Riley Case Manager  
Shawra Rainer Graduate Case Manager  
Alesia Griffen Office Services Specialist III  

Student Involvement
Campus Recreation Center, Room 190
205-934-8020 •

Cara Dawn Jones Assistant Director of Student Involvement            
Rachel Burchfield Coordinator of Leadership Programming   
Vacant Coordinator of Civic Engagement    
Kaitlin Kirk Coordinator of Greek Affairs     

Student Media
Pita Stop Building, 1106 12th Avenue South
205- 934-3354 •

Marie Sutton Director of Student Media                                  
Justin C. Massey              Production Manager                                                         
Ryan McLaughlin         Business & Advertising Manager                                                         

Student Multicultural and Diversity Programs
Campus Recreation Center, Room 190
205-934-8020 •

Christopher Jones Program Director
Vacant Coordinator of Multicultural and Diversity Programs    

Student Athletic Team Support 
Campus Recreation Center, Room 190
205-975-5376 •

Ryan Martin                  Spirit Teams Coordinator