Vice President of Student Affairs

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

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Upcoming Events

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Current Announcements

  • The new USD website in desktop, tablet, and mobile viewports.

    Introducing a New

    // October 23, 2020

    On October 28, 2020, the university will launch a new USD home page, a new USD main website and new websites for the Undergraduate and Gradu…

  • Sept. 14 screening map

    On-Campus Temperature Screening Locations and Operating Hours

    // October 23, 2020

    Before entering any campus buildings, faculty and staff will report to one of the temperature screening locations listed below. The individu…

  • Torero Blueprint logo

    Torero BluePrint: USD's Fall 2020 Campus Plan

    // October 23, 2020

    San Diego County has been taken off the State of California’s watch list and there are State COVID-19 industry recommendations, a…

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    USD COVID-19 Dashboard

    // October 23, 2020

    The University of San Diego is committed to transparency as it communicates information pertaining to COVID-19. This dashboard is a source o…

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    USD Daily Health Screening Survey

    // October 23, 2020

    In order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the University of San Diego requires each person affiliated with the campus to inform us if you…