The office of the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs (AVPSA) and Student and Family Services is a multi-faceted office that strives to provide students with the necessary tools and support to make difficult situations more manageable. The staffs in the Office of the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Student and Family Services provide a student-centered approach to enhancing the student experience by providing programs and services that create and maintain an inclusive, welcoming, and safe campus community.
The work of the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs specifically includes championing student and family crisis support efforts during a time of personal crisis, tragedy, and emergencies. The Assistant Vice President assumes the role of Student Affairs point person in the coordination of responses for at-risk student incidents, missing students, troublesome student conduct, campus student threat incidents, student and family emergencies, and family and student deaths.
The Assistant Vice President serves on the Vice President's leadership team and assumes additional duties to support Student Affairs and the Vice President.