Office of Student and Resident Affairs

Student Affairs is a good place to start if you have a question and aren't certain where to go for an answer, or if you just need to get away for a minute and grab a piece of candy!

Office Location and Hours

Stop by and see us in 15-106 Moos Tower
Monday-Thursday - 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday - 7:45 a.m. - 1 p.m. (Staff will be available virtually on Friday afternoons).

Closed daily from 1-2 p.m. for staff lunch breaks. We are always available from noon to 1 p.m. over student lunch breaks and throughout the rest of the day.

Office of Student and Resident Affairs Team

Sara N. Johnson
Assistant Dean of Student and Resident Affairs
612.624.6960
[email protected]

Sara answers your questions regarding academic and career counseling, academic support or tutoring, student groups, and SOD policies and procedures.
Sara also serves as the School of Dentistry student mental health advocate. She is available to answer questions from students, faculty and staff about campus mental health offices and to discuss sensitive, confidential concerns with the goal of connecting students to appropriate resources.

Mallory Hedquist
Academic Services Coordinator
612.625.6924
[email protected]

Mallory is your resource for immunization compliance questions, letters to verify enrollment and graduation, the accreditation 2020 process and the global exchange program.

Ali J. Suehle
Student Schedule and Academic Records Manager
612.624.3300
[email protected]

Ali is your contact for questions related to School of Dentistry programs and events, expense reimbursements, and website updates.

Ana Sontag 
Event Planner & Operations Associate
612.625.0927
[email protected]

Ana is your contact for questions related to School of Dentistry programs and events, expense reimbursements, and website updates.

Shannon Gilligan Wehr 
Senior Student Support Associate
612.625.8947
[email protected]

Shannon is your contact for mentoring, tutoring and wellness initiatives. 

Jacquelin Wieland
Student Services Specialist
612.301.9436
[email protected]

Jacquelin is your contact for room reservations, information regarding your immunization status, GoldPASS and is your first point of contact in our office for questions.