The Office of the Provost

The Office of the Provost, under the leadership of Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Daniel Myers, encompasses Marquette University’s 10 colleges and schools, libraries, Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.

The provost and his staff’s breadth of responsibility includes coordinating the campus’ strategic planning endeavors; cultivating a learning experience that challenges and engages students while inspiring faculty research, scholarship and service; ensuring academic program quality; and encouraging the development of new and dynamic programs. With the guidance of the provost and his staff, our students’ high-quality educational experience will be upheld, and they will receive the necessary academic support services to be successful. Furthermore, under the leadership of the provost, a talented and diverse student body and faculty will be recruited and retained. The provost and his staff fully support and engage in shared governance.

Entrusted with living our mission based on the four pillars of excellence, faith, leadership and service, and driven by our vision and Guiding Values, we will strive in every way imaginable to ensure Marquette graduates will be problem-solvers and agents for change in a complex world. So in the spirit of St. Ignatius and Father Jacques Marquette, they are ready to “go and set the world on fire."

Our faculty, students and staff strive every day to Be The Difference in making our campus, city, country and world a better place.


Dr. Daniel J. MyersDr. Daniel J. Myers, professor of sociology, is the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs of Marquette University. He is the university’s second ranking officer and the chief academic officer, responsible for all aspects of the academic mission of the university.

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Provost Initiatives
The Office of the Provost has announced the funding of initiatives to support faculty mentoring, new course development in the areas of gender and sexualities study or new initiatives that will advance diversity, equity and inclusion.

News and Announcements

Change in Statute re: Emerita or Emeritus Status

Provost approves revision to Tenure Buyout Policy


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March 2017 edition

November 2016 edition

August 2016 edition