Office of Administration

The Office of Administration oversees the business and administrative operations of the College, including legal affairs coordination and the College housing program.

The Vice President for Administration reports to the President and supervises directly the work of:

Human Resources - Responsible for non-faculty personnel recruitment; administration of the classification and compensation structure for all non-faculty positions; management of the fringe benefit program for all College employees; administering employee relations; employee and workplace environmental health and safety; implementing in-house training programs and College personnel policies and procedures; coordination of all-campus employee events and recognition.

Facilities Management - Responsible for planning, design, construction, renovation, repair, maintenance, operation and general housekeeping of all residential houses, offices, academic facilities and College properties; maintaining the grounds of the campus including the athletic fields and complex; implementation of the Master Plan; implementing sound contract and procurement business practices; coordinating the environmental compliance and conservation programs; maintaining the motor pool; and managing all capital improvement projects.

Capital Projects Administration - Responsible for planning, design and construction of all capital projects; providing staff assistance to the Facility and Land Management Committee in reviewing, updating and implementation of the Master Plan; monitoring contract and code compliance; developing scope of services for architectural and engineering planning and design services; and providing design and project management over Physical Plant facility maintenance, repair and improvement projects.

Dining Services - Responsible for providing board plan dining services to students and food management services for staff and faculty; oversees catering operations and campus vending services; and coordinates staff development in food and quality service management.

Office of Events and Catering - Responsible for managing, planning and implementing all campus events and for overseeing the College's outside conference and event business. Schedules all space on campus and serves as liaison between campus service providers, and the departments and organizations holding events on campus. The Office of Events and Catering works closely with senior administrators and the President's office to ensure that major events, including Commencement, Convocation, and honorary degree ceremonies reflect the values and priorities of the College.

Campus Safety - Responsible for the security of College personnel and property; development and implementation of safety policies and procedures; parking management; emergency response coordination and training; and serves as public safety liaison with outside agencies.

Contact Information

Office of Administration
Fanning Hall
Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320