USU Provost Frank Galey and Board of Trustees Vice Chair John Y. Ferry have their photo taken while waiting in the processional line at commencement.
Welcome to the Office of the Provost & Chief Academic Officer, the heart of the academic enterprise at Utah State University. Our mission is to provide vision and leadership to support and advance academic excellence and innovation in teaching, research, service, and Extension. The office works collaboratively with university leadership to oversee curriculum, facilitate progressive initiatives in education and research, hire and retain outstanding faculty, and promote a diverse, inclusive, and equitable campus culture.