Welcome to the Office of the Provost
The Office of the Provost strives to provide the highest quality academic experience for the University of Cincinnati’s 2,500 faculty and 43,000 students, through the promotion of diversity, research, and innovation.
The Provost serves as the chief academic officer of the university and is responsible for administering, overseeing, and guiding the academic programs of the institution. Working closely with the President, the Provost exercises executive leadership and supervision in all matters relating to the academic life and academic budgets of the university.
The Provost also supervises the operations of the university’s 14 colleges, libraries, graduate school, and academic services. Collaborating with senior administrators, the Provost reviews, establishes, and implements the academic initiatives of the University of Cincinnati, while upholding the core values and principles of its mission statement.