Resident Deans of First-Year Students

In addition to your Proctors, the Resident Deans of First-Year Students (RDFs) oversee your academic, social, and extracurricular well-being.  They care deeply about your success at the College and are a pillar of support during your first-year. The Resident Deans live on campus with you and are always available for a meeting, lunch, or casual conversation.  
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Chris Scanlon

Elm Yard Resident Dean of First-Year Students
Assistant Dean of Harvard College

Welcome to Elm Yard!  I advise the students living in Grays, Matthews, and Weld supporting academic and social transitions to the College.  I’ve...

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First-Year Experience Office
6 Prescott St.
p: 617-495-1574