Executive Vice President

Committed to student success by providing academic and operational leadership across the USU system.

The Executive Vice President (EVP) division is committed to student success by working university-wide to build, deliver, and support operational excellence. The EVP also serves as the chief operational officer and oversees strategic initiatives, enrollment management, student financial services, institutional effectiveness, assessment and accreditation, the Student Achievement Collaborative, and digital learning and innovation.

Enrollment Management Success


Recruitment Collaborative

The Recruitment Collaborative is a joint effort by the Office of Admissions with Statewide Campuses and USU Online to unify recruitment efforts for prospective students. Resources include data, reports, CRM, guides, events, marketing, and more.

Student Achievement Collaborative

The Student Achievement Collaborative is a targetted effort to focus on the success of all students at Utah State University. A total of five Utah State University Offices make up this collaborative.

 Collaborative goals to help with students

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Provide Organizational & Shared Resources

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Develop Innovative Strategies

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Focus on Retention & Completion


Digital Learning & Innovation

Data Collaborative

The Data Collaborative will be a joint effort between the Center of Student Analytics and the Analysis, Assessment, & Accreditation to improve student retention and academic performance.


Recent News from EVP

Commencement 2022: A Return to Celebration

More than 7,000 degrees were conferred during Utah State University’s 135th Commencement ceremonies held from April 15-May 6 — the first commencements to be held in person in two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic.