The mission of the Division of Student Affairs is to anticipate, plan for, and respond to the needs of a diverse and changing student body by providing services and programs that promote physical and emotional well-being and foster intellectual and personal development. Divisional efforts to meet student needs are intended to create a supportive and challenging learning environment and a sense of community essential to advancing the University's goals of excellence in education, research and public service.
The Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs office's main phone number is (805) 893-3651. The fax number is (805) 893-5640. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. The office is closed in accordance with the campus holiday schedule.