About OSA

Mission Statement

The Office of Student Affairs is a central provider of resources and experiences designed to supplement students’ classroom learning and to contribute significantly to their personal development. Through our programs, advising resources and services, and various forms of advocacy, OSA supports students in their growth as leaders and builders of a strong Penn community.

The Office of Student Affairs, a department within University Life, serves as a primary source of information and advice about co-curricular opportunities and resources. Staff members assist students in becoming involved in campus life, conduct leadership development programs, provide continuity for organizations from year to year, manage organizational finances, coordinate Family Weekend, educate students about University policies, mediate organizational and individual disputes, advise special programs and activities and student government, manage Locust Walk space, and help students put classroom learning into practice through the techniques of experiential education. 

Contact Us

Regular office hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm although individual staff members hours vary. 

It is best if you email to confirm or schedule a meeting. 

200 Houston Hall
3417 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6306

Our Team

Activities and Programs

Katie Hanlon Bonner
Katie Hanlon Bonner Executive Director
Rodney Robinson
Rodney Robinson Associate Director, Activities
Gabe Marenco-Garcia
Gabe Marenco-Garcia Associate Director, Programs

Financial Services Center

Jan Kee-Scott
Jan Kee-Scott Manager, FSC
Heather Durham
Heather Durham Financial Coordinator
Danielle Crumb-Fike
Danielle Crumb-Fike Financial Coordinator
Angela Reason
Angela Reason Financial Coordinator
Desiree Micheaux
Desiree Micheaux Financial Coordinator

Administrative Assistant

Michael Sievers
Michael Sievers Administrative Assistant

Student Workers

Coming Soon! 2023-2024 Graduate Assistant