Caryl Kelley Smith, PhD

Year Inducted


Career Field

Higher Education


  • First Vice President of the Student Support Services division at the University of Akron
  • Dean of Student Life and Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of Kansas
  • Former Associate Dean of Women at KU
  • Spent one year as Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students at Southeast Missouri State University
  • 1992: received Jacobs Award for Outstanding Fraternity Service from Zeta Beta Tau national fraternit
  •  Honored with both the NASPA Region IV-West Outstanding Contribution to Region and Distinguished Service Awards