LaSondra Disha Dawn

LaSondra Disha Dawn
Academic Services Officer II (Graduate)
489 Education

Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


  • Baccalaureate: B.S. in Criminal Justice, Wayne State University
  • Graduate: M.Ed in Educational Leadership, Wayne State University
  • Education Specialist Certificate in General Administration and Supervision
  • Certification: Michigan Voluntary School Administrator Certificate (K-12 and Central Office)


  • Coordinator of the COE Graduate Admissions (Liaison to the WSU Office of Graduate Admissions; Supervise Graduate Admissions Staff and Manage the Admission Process)
  • Provide Pre-Admissions Advising to Prospective Graduate Students
  • Process Master's Degree Time Extensions
  • Develop Plans of Work for Additional Endorsements

Academic Interests

  • Student Involvement/Leadership

Area Of Expertise

  • Graduate Admissions Policies and Procedures
  • Pre-Admissions Graduate Advising
  • Student Success Services

Research Interests

  • Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Community Engagement Activities

  • Member of the American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
  • Member of the Michigan Academic Advising Association (MIACADA)
  • Member of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)
  • Member of the Wayne State University Department of Criminal Justice Alumni Advisory Board
  • Co-Chair of the Wayne State University Department of Criminal Justice Mentor Program
  • Advisor for the Golden Key International Honour Society - Wayne State University Chapter