Dean of Students

The Dean of Students Office administers the departments within Student Affairs in coordinated efforts to create integrated learning opportunities, contribute to each student’s transformative liberal arts education, and foster a sense of community throughout the College in order to help students fulfill their potential as scholars, young adults, and informed citizens.

R-MC Mission Statement: A Randolph-Macon College liberal arts education develops the mind and character of each student.

Student Affairs Vision/Mission/Values


The members of Student Affairs at Randolph-Macon College are educators who collaborate with the College community to enhance the on‑going development of the mind, body and character of students.


Student Affairs upholds the mission of the College by serving as a catalyst to create a community that embodies civility and respect and is focused on supporting students’ liberal arts education.


In pursuit of the mission and vision, Student Affairs adopts the following values: learning and personal growth; personal engagement with all Randolph-Macon constituencies; accountability and responsibility; assessment; collaboration; and global awareness and diversity. 

The areas within the Student Affairs program include:

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    Grant L. Azdell, Ph.D.

    Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

    Phone: 804.752.7266
    Email: gazdell@rmc.edu
  • William-Blackmore-Web

    G. William Blackmore, M.S.

    Assistant Dean of Students

    Phone: 804.752.3785
    Email: wblackmo@rmc.edu
  • Kathryn-Hull-blue-background-Web

    Kathryn A. Hull, M.Ed.

    Senior Associate Dean of Students & Director of Campus Safety

    Phone: 804.752.4710
    Email: khull@rmc.edu
  • James-McGhee-blue-background-Web

    James D. McGhee Jr., MPA

    Assistant Dean of Students

    Phone: 804.752.3205
    Email: jamesmcghee@rmc.edu
  • Carrie-Noonan-Web

    Carrie A. Noonan, M.A.

    Assistant to the Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students

    Phone: 804.752.7266
    Email: carrienoonan@rmc.edu