Now operating in its third century, the University of Michigan (U-M) continues its mission to serve the public through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values. Currently, the main campus in Ann Arbor, comprised of 3,200 acres, has approximately 44,000 faculty and staff and an enrollment of 48,000 students, about a third of whom are in graduate and professional studies. U-M is consistently ranked among the top institutions of higher education globally with 102 graduate programs ranked in the top 10 nationally. The associate vice president will join the student life executive leadership team in advancing the mission and core work of the division, a team of over 25 departments/units, 1300+ full time staff and 3,000+ student employees. Student life’s mission is facilitating student learning and the development of the whole student while cultivating a diverse and inclusive campus community.