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Ferris State Student Government Advisers


Nicholas "Nick" Campau (07) began working at Ferris in February in the Office of the Dean of Student Life and now serves as the Associate Dean of Student Life and Director of Student Conduct. Nick has professional interests in student rights and responsibilities, the 1st amendment, conflict resolution, and due process.  He is passionate about the success of all students and has served as an academic advisor for many years.

Associate Dean of Student Life and Director of Student Conduct

Nicholas Campau

office- 231.591.3619


I have the privilege of serving as your Dean of Student Life!  In this role I work to advocate for students and the overall student experience at Ferris State University.  In addition I lead the unit of Student Life which includes the following departments: the Dean of Student Life office, the University Center Building, University Recreation, the Office of Multicultural Student Services, the Title IX Office, Student Conduct, and the Center for Leadership, Activities, and Career Services.  I have been a proud Bulldog since August 2016.  Prior to coming to Ferris State I worked for 16 years at the University of Southern Maine.

Dean of Student Life

Joy Pufhal


office- 231.591.5916

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