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Office Profile

Provost Office

Academic Affairs - Kristi Nelson

Academic Affairs provides leadership for initiatives, issues, and the integration of Academic Affairs, Fiscal Planning, and Physical Planning for the University.

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Academic Personnel - Matt Serra

Academic Personnel advises and assists faculty members, deans, associate deans, and department heads with matters related to the UC/AAUP Collective Bargaining Agreement and the Rules of the Board of Trustees.

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Business and Financial Affairs - Kathy Qualls

The Office of Business & Financial Affairs in the Provost Office provides budgetary oversight, business support and policy oversight for all units under the direction of the Provost, including the university‚Äôs colleges, libraries, graduate school, student services,  and academic services.

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Enrollment Management - Caroline Miller

Enrollment Management includes university offices and areas primarily concerned with providing services for the recruitment and retention of students.

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Institutional Research 

The Office of Institutional Research coordinates many of the federal and state reporting requirements. It also provides routine and ad-hoc reports and analysis to executive management at the University and College level to assist in informed decision-making at the University of Cincinnati.

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The Graduate School - Chip Montrose

The mission of the Graduate School at the University of Cincinnati is to facilitate the attainment of the highest level of graduate research and scholarship, to provide support and encouragement for student and faculty success, and to manage university graduate policies, procedures and practices for all graduate programs with the exception of the JD, MD, and PharmD.

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Student Affairs & Services - Debra Merchant

The mission of Student Affairs is to create a campus environment and student experience that attracts and supports students who have diverse backgrounds & abilities and to empower them to reach their full potential.  Utilizing the power of core university values in a rich learning environment, the UC student experience transforms students' lives.

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UCIT - Nelson Vincent

UCIT is the university's centralized IT services provider. We partner with students, faculty and staff to deliver innovative and efficient real-world solutions that support the academic and research priorities of the university.

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UC International - Raj Mehta

UC offers a variety of excellent programs abroad.  There are programs that last for one week, a summer, a quarter, a semester or an entire year.  In addition to traditional study abroad programs you can pursue an international internship, a service-learning project or co-op.  There are opportunities for every student regardless of field of study.

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Undergraduate Affairs - Gigi Escoe

The focus of Undergraduate Affairs is quality undergraduate education and student success, which helps us realize the unique opportunities that are present when a research university makes a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and learning.

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