Allison Wheeler

Allison Wheeler

Assistant Director for Residence Life and Academic Initiatives
Housing and Residence Life, IUPUI
Orvis 170
415 Porto Alegre Street Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: (317) 274-7200

M.A., Higher Education Student Affairs, Indiana University
B.S.W., Social Work, IUPUI

Allison Wheeler joined the IUPUI Division of Student Affairs as a graduate student in 2003.  Currently, Allison is the Assistant Director for Academic Initiatives with HRL where she oversees the Residential Based Learning Communities, serves as a liaison for campus partner initiatives, monitors the LYFE program, adjudicates residential conduct cases, and serves as a supervisor.  Allison also holds an Adjunct Faculty Member position with the Kelley School of Business on the IUPUI campus and serves as an Advisor for the Upsilon Iota chapter of the Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) fraternity.

As an undergraduate student at IUPUI, she worked in multiple departments across campus including OTEAM and the Bepko Learning Center.  Allison worked at Miami University in Ohio for two years as a First Year Advisor serving students in both an advisor and a hall director role.  Upon returning to IUPUI in 2009, she was a Joint Academic Advisor with University College and the Office of Housing and Residence Life.  During this time she continued her work with the LYFE (Living Your Freshman Experience) program and supervised undergraduate student leaders.