- Dean of Students
- IU Bloomington
Indiana Memorial Union, M088
Originally from Floyds Knobs, Indiana, Andi Cailles serves as the Assistant Dean for Student Support and Advocacy to provide support to students in need of extra care. Andi oversees the Student Advocacy Office and is working to continue to enhance support and services for off-campus students.
Prior to this role, Andi served for two years as the Director of Residential Life providing leadership and oversight to the undergraduate residence halls students and staff. Andi came to IU with more than 20 years of experience serving students and leading Residential Life programs and staff at both Millikin University in Decatur, IL and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
Andi received her Bachelor of Education from Western Kentucky University (WKU) in 1995 and her Master of Arts in Education also from WKU in 1998 where she studied Student Affairs & Higher Education Administration. Andi is passionate about social justice, creating safe and inclusive spaces on campus for all students, and supporting students as they navigate challenges along their educational journey here at IU.