Office of Provost
The mission of the Office of the Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs is to ensure the delivery of quality degree programs which provide students with knowledge, skills, and competencies that (1) prepare them for success in their chosen careers, (2) motivate them to pursue graduate and advanced study, and (3) equip them for meaningful interaction with diverse groups of people.
Moreover, the Office of the Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs is committed to providing faculty with opportunities and activities that (1) enhance teaching, (2) foster involvement in research and other scholarly endeavors, and (3) promote participation in university and community services
Dr. Ellen D. Smiley
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Earl Lester Cole Honors College
Grambling State University
GSU Box 4288
Grambling, Louisiana 71245