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About Student Affairs

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Student Affairs is committed to educating students to make meaningful contributions as citizens of a complex world. Student Affairs offers a kaleidoscope of services, support, and opportunities, guided by the priorities laid out in Our Most Important Work. Touching many aspects of life on campus, direct links to the vice provost and all VPSA offices are here. 


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About the Interim Vice Provost

C. Matthew Snipp (he/him/his) is the Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor of Humanities and Sciences in the Department of Sociology at Stanford University. He is also the Vice Provost for Faculty Development, Diversity and Engagement, and the Director for the Institute for Research in the Social Science’s Secure Data Center. 

Vice Provost Office Staff

Our central office staff is composed of a diverse group of individuals who are committed to Our Most Important Work and, by doing so, help make Stanford's communities the best they can be. Here, you can find contact information for our team.  

Our Most Important Work

The Division of Student Affairs focuses on six key areas reflecting the most important issues facing the student community.

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Updates from Student Affairs

Student Affairs is connected through Stanford's communities in a multitude of ways. Here you can access updates directly from us to you with a focus on well-being, belonging, and more. 

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