The Provost & Vice President for Educational Affairs is the College's chief academic officer and chief student affairs officer.  She provides administrative oversight for the five schools, various academic programs and support services as well as campus life, athletics, student organizations, spiritual life, student engagement and diversity initiatives.  The Office of the Provost develops and implements academic policies and programs in accordance with College-wide principles and priorities, in collaboration with all members of the Ithaca College community.

This work includes promoting faculty research and creative activity, overseeing the academic curriculum in accordance with expectations of professional and regional accreditation organizations, faculty/student collaboration, leadership development, and the personal development of the whole student in the context of Ithaca's college education. The Office of the Provost works collaboratively with partners on and beyond campus to help all our students learn and grow to realize their potential as global citizens so that they are prepared, upon completion of their degree programs, to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives in which they contribute to their communities.

Spring Semester Events


May 20             ROTC Commissioning, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
                         School of Business

                         Graduate Hooding, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
                         Glazer Arena, A&E Center

                         Graduate Hooding Ceremony Reception,
                         4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Glazer Arena, A&E Center

                         Campus Life Awards, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
                         Emerson Suites, Campus Center

                         Commencement Eve Concert, 8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
                         Glazer Arena A&E Center

                         Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. Viewing Area
                         (A&E Center, Higgins Stadium)

May 21             COMMENCEMENT, 8:30 A.M.
                         Academic Procession forms on academic quad

                         9:00 a.m. Procession begins

                        10:00 a.m. Commencement Ceremony begins
                         Butterfield Stadium









Office of the Provost/Vice President for Educational Affairs
3rd Floor, Peggy Ryan Williams Center