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The Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs is WVU’s chief academic officer, overseeing colleges and academic units, research and outreach. This includes undergraduate and graduate education and faculty affairs at all WVU campuses.

The Office of the Provost is responsible for the administration of:
  • Academic affairs and policies
  • Online, extended and professional education
  • Academic personnel
  • Faculty development and culture
  • Facilities and budget
  • Community and global engagement
  • Research and economic development
  • University libraries and registrar

Who We Are

The Office of the Provost includes a wide range of higher-education professionals and experts in their fields dedicated to moving the University forward by enhancing the quality of academic programs for our students and culture for everyone.

Meet Our Members

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Reporting Entities

The following units and offices report to the Office of the Provost: 

  • Centers and Institutes
  • Colleges and Schools
  • Office of Graduate Education and Life
  • Office of Undergraduate Education
  • Office of Global Affairs
  • University Registrar
  • WVU Extension Service
  • WVU Online
  • WVU Libraries
  • WVU Press
  • WVU Tech
  • Potomac State College of WVU