Susan Olson

Susan Olson

Susan Olson

Susan Olson

Assistant Dean, Student Affairs

Annenberg Hall
Room 121
2120 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208-0001
Phone: (847) 491-4663
Fax: (847) 491-4664
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday


Susan grew up in Michigan and considers Chicago her adopted home town.  She is in her twentieth year working at Northwestern.  She loves almost every aspect of her job, and especially enjoys helping students navigate the resources available.  In addition to cheering for the 'CATS, you can find Susan at the field, court, pool or where ever else her two kids may take her.



Year Degree Institution
AB, Albion College Speech Communication
MA, College Student Personnel University of Maryland - College Park


Position Responsibilities

  • I serve as the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs. I am the adviser to students in the Human Development & Psychological Services concentration. I also serve as the administrative coordinator of the Senior Honors Program.