Stephen F. Austin State University

University Affairs

The Division of University Affairs is made up of a team of great people organized into dynamic units and departments that assist students in making their time at SFA transformative.

The SFA Envisioned strategic plan focuses our work on providing transformative experiences for our students.

That is what we work for every day - providing opportunities for our students to change their lives for the better.

Thanks for being, or thinking about becoming, a Lumberjack!


Steve Westbrook

Vice President

Our Mission

University: Stephen F. Austin State University is a comprehensive institution dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative work, and service. Through the personal attention of our faculty and staff, we engage our students in a learner-centered environment and offer opportunities to prepare for the challenges of living in the global community.

Division: We provide transformative experiences for our students with co-curricular PROGRAMS that create opportunities for students to engage in active and high-impact learning; with ACTIVITIES that strengthen students' connections to the university and to each other; with targeted SERVICES that support our students' pursuit of their personal and academic goals, and we develop and maintain the FACILITIES necessary to fulfill this mission.

New Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Anthony Espinoza will be joining our team as our new Chief Information Officer on February 12.

Anthony comes to us from the University of Texas at San Antonio where he currently serves as the Interim Executive Director of Infrastructure Services and Deputy CIO. He has held several leadership positions in the information technology area at UTSA over the past 20 years as their organization has developed. We look forward to him bringing his perspective to our organization as we move forward in our development as well.

Mike Coffee will continue to serve as Interim CIO until Anthony's arrival. Mike's service in this capacity over the past months has been invaluable! Thanks Mike!

Thanks to everyone who participated in the interview process and/or attended a public presentation and provided feedback. Your participation is evidence of your understanding that Information Technology at SFA is a valued partner on campus as we work together to achieve our strategic goals.

Project CEO: The Value of Experiences Beyond the Classroom in the Development of Career Competencies

Our students can develop desired career competencies through their involvement in experiences beyond the classroom. For a quick overview watch this video "Why Involvement in College Matters."

How Are We Providing Transformative Experiences Beyond The Classroom?

Review our annual report regarding how we are providing students with experiences that transform them and prepare them for success after graduation.

Division Units and Departments