Meet the VP for Student Life Candidates Beginning Jan. 14

  • January 8th, 2020

The UA campus community is invited to attend public presentations by five candidates for the position of vice president for student life between Jan. 14 and Jan. 23.

Students walking across UA's Quad with Gorgas Library in the background. Forums will take place in the Ferguson Center Theatre from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on the following dates:

Candidate 1 – Tuesday, Jan. 14

Candidate 2 – Thursday, Jan. 16

Candidate 3 – Friday, Jan. 17

Candidate 4 – Wednesday, Jan. 22

Candidate 5 – Thursday, Jan. 23

Candidate information, including CVs, will be available to the campus community at ua.edu/vpsl. Candidate information and online feedback forms will post the day before their public presentations and remain open until the end of the following business day. All feedback is welcome.  Additional feedback can be sent any time to LeNá McDonald, committee staff.

The vice president for student life serves as the senior student life administrator, reporting directly to the president of the University. The position works jointly with students, faculty and staff to create and maintain a climate that fosters student learning and development while enhancing a strong sense of community for UA students.

The University of Alabama, the state’s oldest and largest public institution of higher education, is a student-centered research university that draws the best and brightest to an academic community committed to providing a premier undergraduate and graduate education. UA is dedicated to achieving excellence in scholarship, collaboration and intellectual engagement; providing public outreach and service to the state of Alabama and the nation; and nurturing a campus environment that fosters collegiality, respect and inclusivity.