Matt Galewski joined Brandeis in January 2022 as Director of Student Activities. In his role, Matt leads the department and supports the creation of opportunities for students to learn, grow, and connect outside of the classroom. He supervises the DSA staff, serves as the advisor to the Student Union, and coordinates Welcome Week, Family Weekend, and other campus traditions. Matt is passionate about partnering with student leaders, creating a sense of belonging for students, and maximizing the department's impact on the Brandeis student experience.
Prior to Brandeis, Matt's career involved work with student organizations, club sports, fraternities and sororities, large-scale campus events, risk management, strategic planning, and assessment. Matt holds a bachelor's degree from George Washington University and a master's degree from the University of Georgia. Matt is an active member of NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. Outside of work, Matt loves cooking new recipes and going to the beach! Feel free to reach out to Matt with questions about events or how to get involved at Brandeis!