VP Search

The University of Iowa seeks a dynamic leader to fill the position of Vice President for Student Life. The Vice President provides creative vision and leadership for all student life programs and activities.

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2016 Annual Report

Higher education at a public research university has the potential to change lives in profound ways. Of course we see the changes in our students as we work with them over the years they spend with us...

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The Division of Student Life fosters student success by creating and promoting inclusive educationally purposeful services and activities within and beyond the classroom.

For Staff

A new section developed for Division staff that includes policies, resources, and Faces Behind the Scene. Visit the new staff directory, and don't forget to send us an idea in the Idea Machine


To help students succeed at Iowa, the Division of Student Life has created a number of initiatives that reinforce its three priorities: (1) undergraduate leadership development, (2) health and safety, and (3) multiculturalism, diversity, and inclusion.

About the VPSL search

The co-chairs of the search committee for the next vice president for student life are moving quickly to recruit a new leader by the end of the summer. The committee held its first meeting this week and adopted an aggressive timeline that would conclude the hiring process in late June or early July. Read more...