Texas A&M University-Kingsville

About the Dean of Students


Kirsten Compary

Kirsten Compary

Kirsten Compary serves as the Dean of Students. She oversees the campus community in the areas of student ombudsman, leadership, welcome week and orientation programs, programming board, community outreach, fraternities and sororities, clubs and organizations, and union operations, student conduct; and oversees contracts with the post office, Aramark Food Services, and Barnes & Noble College. Compary also is responsible for a number of delegated projects, revisions to the student handbook and other student publications, oversees the Honor Code, and coordination of the student awards processes. She also serves as the advisor for the Student Government Association.
Prior to joining A&M-Kingsville, Compary served as the associate dean of students at University of South Dakota where she managed housing and student activities on a campus of 9,600 students. She also served as acting dean of students for two years where she managed vendor partnerships including Aramark and Barnes and Noble. Additional work in higher education was spent working in various positions of housing and residence life.

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This page was last updated on: September 25, 2012