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Student Affairs and Academic Support

Our Leadership

Our leadership team sets the tone for Student Affairs and Academic Support, and our organization chart [pdf] provides an overview of the current reporting structure. 

Dennis Pruitt

Vice President for Student Affairs and Vice Provost

Dennis Pruitt leads the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support and is responsible for the hundreds of programs, services and initiatives that facilitate students' enrollment at UofSC and support their success in and beyond college.

Stacey Bradley

Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Academic Support and Interim Vice President for Development

Stacey Bradley leads issue resolution, operational management, fiscal management, human resources management and audit advisement for the division; and she oversees the Career Center; University 101 Programs; the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience; the Student Success Center; University Housing; and the areas of communications, finance, human resources, information technology and ombuds services.

Pam Bowers

Associate Vice President for Planning, Assessment and Innovation

Pam Bowers leads the division-wide continuous improvement process that is documented in Blueprints for Excellence. In collaboration with the office of the provost, she leads Beyond The Classroom Matters, a university initiative to integrate records of student involvement into institutional data.

Anna Edwards

Associate Vice President for Student Life

Anna Edwards is responsible for athletics tickets for students; Campus Recreation; Fraternity and Sorority Life; Multicultural Student Affairs; Off-Campus Living and Neighborhood Relations; Parent and Family Programs; the Russell House University Union and its associated programs, including leadership and community service; and student media.

Kirsten Kennedy

Associate Vice President for Student Housing and Sustainability

Kirsten Kennedy oversees the Office of Sustainability,  University Housing and its faculty-led and associated learning communities. 

Silvia Patricia Rios Husain

Associate Vice President for Student Success

Silvia Patricia Rios Husain provides strategic oversight to advance the retention, timely graduation, career readiness and lifelong employability of our students. She oversees the Career Center, National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, Student Success Center and University 101 Programs and guide the coordinated student success network. 

Marc Shook

Dean of Students and Deputy Title IX Coordinator

Marc Shook oversees the Office of Student Conduct and Academic Integrity, the Student Disability Resource Center, Substance Abuse Prevention and Education and the withdrawal coordinator.

Dr. Jason Stacy

Interim Associate Vice President for Student Health and Well-Being

Dr. Jason Stacy is responsible for Student Health Services, which offers a range of medical and mental health care and wellness and prevention resources and services.


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