Marc L. Wais was appointed Senior Vice President for Student Affairs in September 2014. He had previously served as NYU's Vice President for Global Student Affairs (September 2012-September 2014) and as the Vice President for Student Affairs (April 2003-September 2012). Under his leadership, the University has won 28 NASPA Excellence Awards — recognizing excellence and innovation in student affairs programs and initiatives — in the past 10 years.
As Vice President, Dr. Wais is responsible for the following areas: Residential Life and Housing Services; Student Health Center (Wellness Exchange); Athletics, Intramurals, and Recreation; Community Standards and Compliance; Center for Multicultural Education and Programs; Moses Center for Students with Disabilities; Center for Student Activities, Leadership and Service; Wasserman Center for Career Development; Office of Global Services; Global Spiritual Life; Office for Research and Assessment; Office of Interactive Media; LGBTQ Student Center; Student Resource Center (Welcome Week, Commuter Student Life, Transfer Student Services, and Graduate Student Life); and student programming for the Kimmel Center for University Life.
Prior to NYU, Dr. Wais served for eight years as Dean of Students, Resident Fellow, and University Fellow at Stanford University. He received his doctorate in Administration, Planning, and Social Policy from Harvard University.
Senior Associate Vice President, Student Affairs
Associate Vice President, NYU Student Health - GNU; Executive Director, Student Health Center
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs; Director of Athletics, Intramurals & Recreation
Assistant Vice President for Student Diversity; Director of the Center for Multicultural Education and Programs
Assistant Vice President for Outreach and Engagement
Assistant Vice President, NYU Student Mental Health - GNU; Director, Counseling & Wellness
Assistant Vice President & Executive Director, Wasserman Center for Career Development
Senior Director of Interactive Media & Global Communications
Sonia DeLuca Fernández
Director of Research and Assessment
Manager of Marketing, Communications, & Web-Based Technologies
Chief of Staff
Wendy J. Li
Manager of Fiscal Affairs