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Nicole Hazelbaker- Dean of Students

Dean of Students

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Dean of Students Center


Working at Montana Western since 1994, I started as the campus operator and worked in several positions before becoming the Dean of Students. I graduated from the University of Montana Western with a degree in Business and I earned my MBA from the University of Phoenix.

If I am not at work enjoying all the activities, fun, and students, I am at home or traveling with my family. My husband, Todd, was born and raised in Dillon. We have two children, one daughter-in-law, and two grandchildren. They all keep us very busy.

If you need any help along your path as a student on our campus, we’re happy to provide assistance in any way we can.

We can assist with disability services, student wellness, housing, counseling, and help you navigate any challenges you may face as a student at UMW.

At Montana Western, we want your time here to be your very best by making life-long friends and learning all you can. Become the person you want to be and share your knowledge with others- today, and every day, is a great day to be a Bulldog.