Office Hours with President Paxson

Upcoming Student Office Hours

Monday, September 13th from 3:00-4:00 pm
Wednesday, October 6th from 11:00-12:00 pm
Friday, November 12th from 2:00-3:00 pm
Monday, December 6th from 3:00-4:00 pm

All office hours are Eastern Time and are subject to change. Please email Olugbenga Joseph at [email protected] with any questions or to schedule a 15-minute virtual meeting with the President.

Any student attending office hours must have a valid and current Brown University student ID and are welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. President Paxson's office hours give both students and the president an opportunity to meet and discuss a wide variety of subjects affecting them and the University. These sessions are not intended as an opportunity for student groups to request endorsement letters or funding. At Brown University, the UFUNDS website coordinates applications for a variety of funding opportunities. Students can access the Undergraduate Student Event Fund application at

Upcoming Staff Office Hours

Friday, January 22nd, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, February 25th, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 24th, 11:00 - 12:00 noon
Tuesday, April 27th, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 27th, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 1st, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Office hours are subject to change. Please call or email Marguerite Joutz at [email protected] to schedule an appointment.

Contact Information

Office of the President
Brown University
1 Prospect Street
Box 1860
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: (401) 863-2234
Fax: (401) 863-7737
e-mail: [email protected]

University Hours

University hours are Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Summer hours (early June through mid-August) are 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Media and Photo Requests

Media and photo requests for the President should be directed to the Office of University Communications. For more information, contact:

Brown University
Office of University Communications
Campus Box 1920
Providence, RI 02912 
Tel: (401) 863-2453
[email protected]