Office of the Provost

The Provost is the chief academic officer of the University. The Provost oversees academic policies and activities throughout the University. Responsible for strategic-planning, the Provost provides leadership in setting the vision for the University and for fulfilling the University’s mission. Management of the Colleges is accomplished through the Deans who report directly to the Provost.

The Vice Provost is responsible for University operations and planning and the coordination of academic resources. In addition, the Vice Provost provides support to the Board of Overseers of the University.

The Associate Provost for Research Affairs has overall responsibility for research activity and policy at the University and oversees all aspects of the research enterprise within the University.

The Associate Provost for Academic Affairs is responsible for the University activities in Multicultural Affairs, Global Health Affairs, Community Affairs, and Faculty Affairs.

The Senior Director for Student Services oversees programs and services that support student life. Responsibilities include oversight of enrollment services, counseling services, financial aid, international services, student affairs, and student community service programs.