The Deanship of Student Affairs is one of the main pillars of Middle East University. The significance of this position stems from its closeness and direct coection with students, and from the fact that it bears their responsibilities.
The Deanship of Student Affairs works throughout the student's journey in the University. It builds, refines, and develops the personality of the student intellectually, socially, psychologically and physically. This is achieved through providing an appropriate university environment and opportunities to participate in various extracurricular activities that prepare a distinguished graduate and a leader who contributes to building and developing the society.
The Deanship of Student Affairs functions as a bridge between the students and the components of the University and the local community. It aims to deepen the students' patriotism as well as the principles of dialogue, freedom, social responsibility, democracy, leadership and excellence.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.