Office of the Provost

Welcome to the Provost's Office website. In my role as the chief academic officer of the university, one of my primary goals of our office is to create an atmosphere that will ensure the success of students, faculty and staff by aligning campus resources with our strategic priorities to produce outstanding academic programs and facilities. Working closely with President Ruscio, the vice presidents and deans, we collectively strive to accomplish the core mission of providing an excellent liberal arts and sciences education at the undergraduate level and an outstanding legal education at the law school. As you explore our web site, please feel free to send a message to our office ( if you need additional information. I hope you enjoy your visit.

~ Daniel Wubah, Provost

Provost's Updates

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Appointment of New Williams School Dean

I am writing to announce that after a national search, Robert Straughan, associate dean and professor of business administration at Washington and Lee's Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics, will become the next dean of the Williams School, effective July 1, 2015.


Dr. Roger Loria

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Holocaust Remembrance Activities: April 7 and April 11

Holocaust Remembrance will be observed at Washington and Lee University with a talk by a Holocaust survivor and the screening of a film set during World War II. On April 7, from 5:30-7 p.m., in the...

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Mitchell '17 Wins Phi Beta Kappa's Goehring Award

At its March 19 convocation, the Phi Beta Kappa chapter at Washington and Lee University gave Stephen C. Mitchell Jr. '17 the Phi Beta Kappa J. Brown Goehring Sophomore Award.