Office of the Associate Provost

Office of the Associate Provost

The Office of the Associate Provost oversees all aspects of graduate studies and research, ensuring that University-wide resources are provided in support of graduate education.

In addition to serving as the center for faculty and student research and scholarly activities, the Office oversees

  • The Graduate Assistantship program
  • Student advisement
  • Academic policies and procedures
  • Compliance with state regulations


Sandra G. Affenito, Ph.D.
Associate Provost; Dean for the Office of Graduate Studies and Research