The president of Michigan Technological University is the chief executive officer, appointed by and reporting to the Board of Trustees, the governing body of the University. The president is ultimately responsible for all aspects of Michigan Tech.
The provost and vice president for academic affairs is the chief academic officer of the University, responsible for the quality of Michigan Tech’s academic programs and its faculty. A member of the University's executive team and ex-officio on the University Senate, the provost leads the Deans’ Council and the Academic Forum, which includes all academic deans, chairs, and directors, to develop academic policies and procedures. The provost also leads the accreditation effort through the Open Pathway of the Higher Learning Commission.
The executive director of financial services and operations oversees all University financial functions, including the Michigan Tech Fund, and is the treasurer of the Board of Trustees.
Advances Michigan Tech’s mission, vision, and goals through effective and efficient administrative and support services. The vice president for administration provides services to faculty, staff, students, and the community—helping to ensure a safe, healthy, and attractive campus.
The vice president for research helps faculty researchers identify potential funding sources and write and submit proposals. The office also provides support for developing budgets and complying with federal and state regulations.
Student Affairs and Advancement at Michigan Tech is a diverse variety of departments, staff members, and programs focused on student success. Our programs, services, and initiatives help crazy smart students create the future.