Undergraduate Affairs

The Office of the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs provides leadership for University-wide academic programs, promotes curricular innovation, and facilitates the collaboration of Boston University’s 17 schools and colleges to strengthen the undergraduate experience. The office supports students applying for prestigious national and international scholarships; awards student scholarships and prizes for academic achievement; and confers faculty awards for excellence in teaching.

Elizabeth Bergmann Loizeaux

Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs Elizabeth Loizeaux provides leadership on a host of core academic efforts—from innovative curriculum development to creative uses of educational technology and honors programming—working closely with Boston University’s 17 schools and colleges to promote collaboration and strengthen the undergraduate experience. Learn more about the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs.

Suzanne Kennedy

Senior Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs Sue Kennedy works closely with the Associate Provost for Undergraduate Affairs on issues such as the formulation and review of academic policies, review of curricula, and development of University-wide practices and procedures. Learn more about the Senior Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs.

Gillian Pierce

Assistant Provost for Academic Assessment Gillian Pierce coordinates the University’s learning outcomes efforts, chairs the University Task Force on the Evaluation of Teaching, and provides support to faculty, staff, departments, schools and colleges in developing simple and effective strategies to assess student learning in face-to-face, blended and online programs, and in co-curricular and extra-curricular programs. Learn more about the Assistant Provost for Academic Assessment.

Staff Contacts

Kelly Connors

Administrative Coordinator kconnors@bu.edu

Zach Crawford

Administrative Coordinator zcrawfs@bu.edu

Courtney Mansfield

Administrative Coordinator cmans@bu.edu

Sarah Theurkauf

General Education Specialist scth@bu.edu

Allison Varney

Financial Administrator avarney@bu.edu

You may reach us by telephone at: (617) 353-2230.

Fellowships & Scholarships

Providing high-achieving students with guidance on competitive scholarships and fellowships before and after graduation. Learn more.

Program Learning Outcomes Assessment

Providing faculty a means to ask a fundamental question about the programs they design and teach. Read more.

Kilachand Honors College

The mission of the Kilachand Honors College is to create and realize a contemporary vision of the liberal arts. Read more.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

Nurturing curiosity and cultivating relationships between faculty and students beyond the classroom. Read more.

Academic Advising

For Academic Advisors: The Advising Network