Vice President of Student Affairs

Drop Shadow

Welcome to the Office of the Vice President, Student Affairs

Carmen VazquezIn the Catholic tradition, the Student Affairs Division strives to create an inclusive, educational environment which motivates and supports student learning and personal development, serves the University community, and inspires students to make a positive contribution to society. Our philosophy and approach is to collaboratively work with Academic Affairs and all areas of the University to create an integrated learning environment.

The Student Affairs Division is a dynamic, student centered and learning organization. We are poised to create a vibrant and active co-curricular learning experience for all students. Our emphasis on leadership development and social change allows us to work on developing future ethical leaders to serve in a complex, global and changing world. We are committed to fostering a sense of belonging and continuously building toward a just, welcoming and caring community for all. 

As a USD family and community, we are here to help students explore choices and find the answers that will make their college experience everything that they want it to be, and more. We share the journey with our students and want their experience at USD to be exciting, inspiring and defining.

In Torero Spirit!

Carmen M. Vazquez
Vice President, Student Affairs

Torero Life Twitter


  • Did you miss the Alcala Bazaar last week? You're in luck! @USDtv made an awesome video recap of all the excitement!
    9:10 PM, Tue, Sep 16, 2014
  • RT @krusso21: Torero Talent Job & Internship Fair TODAY in the UC Forums, 11:30am-2pm. Bring your resumes! @uofsandiego @usdcareerserv πŸ“‹πŸ’ΌπŸ‘”
    4:57 PM, Tue, Sep 16, 2014
  • Make sure to join us tomorrow for the Torero Talent Job and Internship Fair!
    5:55 PM, Mon, Sep 15, 2014
  • Come to the Creative Zone from 11-2pm today to get some popcorn and make door hangers at the UC/SLP…
    6:26 PM, Fri, Sep 12, 2014
  • Come to the UC/SLP Open House tomorrow from 11-2pm and see some of the great opportunities we have on campus!
    10:25 PM, Thu, Sep 11, 2014
  • Today's the annual USD fall semester welcoming Mass of the Holy Spirit, 12:15pm, Immaculata @usdministry @torerolife @USDGradLawLife @USDCID
    4:02 PM, Thu, Sep 11, 2014

Follow Us On Twitter


There are currently no events scheduled

More InformationSee more USD Events