The provost and senior vice president is Kansas State University's Chief Academic Officer, whose most important duties are to oversee the academic affairs of the university and ensure its academic standards. In cooperation with the president, vice presidents, and the Deans Council, the provost provides leadership in the development, review, and implementation of policies and goals related to teaching and learning, research, and engagement.

The provost works closely with the president to develop university priorities and administer its policies. The provost also serves as a representative of the president and in place of the president during his absence.

The deans of the nine academic colleges, the libraries, Graduate School, and the Division of Continuing Education report to the provost. Other reporting units and programs include the Olathe Innovation Campus; the Centers for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning, Entrepreneurship, and Engagement and Community Development; and the School for Leadership Studies as well as Academic Personnel, Assessment, Diversity, Fort Leavenworth graduate degree programming, the Honor and Integrity System, Information Technology Services, International Programs, Planning and Analysis, Summer School, Sustainability, and the University Honors Program.

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Provost April Mason

April Mason
Provost and Senior Vice President
Kansas State University
108 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

Kelly Moon

Administrative Assistant
Kansas State Universitiy
108 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-0113