Overview of the Office of the Provost

RIT is one of the top universities in the nation functioning at the intersection of technology, the arts, and design. 

Creating a place that advances the exceptional is intentional. RIT’s provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs works with faculty, staff, and leaders across the university to ensure that RIT continues to excel in student-centered learning, teaching, research, and scholarship.

As RIT’s chief academic officer, the provost oversees the following: 

RIT’s 9 colleges, 2 degree-granting units, and 4 global campus locations 

Curriculum assessment and development

Student Retention and Success Initiatives

Academic Support Programs

Faculty and staff recruitment and retention

Academic Affairs

Faculty Affairs

Colleges and departments that report to Academic Affairs and the Office of the Provost

Colleges and Departments