Provost's Office

Students: Academic Support and Engagement

Mission Statement

To support and engage students throughout their academic experience.

We plan a variety of events, awards and programs for students interested in pursuing academic research.

We oversee and collaborate with a number of units on campus that support academic development and success. Furthermore, we are proud to highlight our students’ academic achievements on the following pages.

We advise students on domestic and international prestigious scholarships and fellowships.

We assist and guide students on international experiences that support a Hofstra education.

We guide students on policies and procedures related to various academic concerns.

Contact Us

Comila Shahani-Denning, PhD
Interim Senior Provost for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies

Elfreda V. Blue, PhD
Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies

Suzanne L. Pike, MPA, CAS
Associate Provost for Academic Support and Study Abroad
Chair, Hofstra Honor Board

Dia Whyte, MBA, MSED
Coordinator of the University Bulletin and Curriculum

Lisa Bellairs
Senior Support Specialist