Academic Priorities & Initiatives

Transforming Aspirations into Action

The Office of the Provost executes plans of action to meet the University’s goals for academic excellence. We define and implement educational priorities and initiatives that allow scholarship, research and intellectual inquiry to flourish.

In addition, we host a variety of initiatives that aim to enrich student and faculty life, as well as positively influence teaching and learning practices.

  • bridge


  • building

    Engaged Research University

  • service


  • community

    4D Student Experience

  • globe

    Global Leadership

students working in lab

Diversity & Community

We're committed to maintaining a campus environment that highly values inclusivity and works to promote equity and the common good.


Research and Scholarship

To ensure we continue to excel in research and scholarship, we provide a strong infrastructure of support in areas ranging from navigating the grant and proposal process to sharing published scholarship.


Academic Excellence

Our Office empowers our undergraduate and graduate programs to provide an exemplary experience and to ensure their academic offerings meaningfully support intercultural understanding.