The Deputy-Provost (Students) and Associate Vice-President (Academic) Undergraduate Studies provides leadership and co-ordination in improving the student academic learning experience and student success. In partnership with the entire university community the position provides leadership to create and maintain integrated and effective pan-university academic and non-academic support services for students and ensures that interests of students are represented in the University’s decision-making processes and committee activities. The Deputy Provost fosters synergistic interactions between academic units and non-academic support and Memorial University of Newfoundland’s undergraduate and graduate student organizations units en route to a more integrated provision of services to support students inside and outside the classroom.
The following departments are included in the portfolio of the Deputy Provost (Students): Aboriginal Resource Centre; Blundon Centre; Career Development and Experiential Learning; Co-operative Education; Counselling Centre; Housing, Conference, and Food Services; International Centre; Office of the Registrar; Office of Student Recruitment; Scholarships and Awards; Service Learning; Student Health Services; Student Success; Student Volunteer Bureau; and the University Bookstore.
Selected students may qualify for financial assistance through these Canadian Forces University Training Plans: the Regular Officer Training Plan (ROTP), the Regular Officer Training Plan (ROTP-Coop), the Dental Officer Training Plan (DOTP), the Medical Officer Training Plan (MOTP), and the Reserve Entry Scheme Officer (RESO). Full details may be obtained in writing to the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Detachment St. John's, Sir Humphrey Gilbert Building, 165 Duckworth Street, St. John's, NL or the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Detachment Corner Brook, CIBC Building, 9 Main Street, Suite 203, Corner Brook, NL.