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About the Office of the Provost

The provost provides leadership that supports all aspects of the academic enterprise of Case Western Reserve University and assures that resources are aligned with the academic goals of the university. The provost, therefore, oversees the following areas of the institution engaged in research and scholarship, excellence in teaching and learning both in and outside of the classroom, and recognition of the value of service to society. View the office's organizational chart.

Academic and Faculty Affairs

Academic Affairs provides leadership that supports student learning. Faculty Affairs is responsible for policies and procedures which have an impact on the lives of faculty members from appointment to retirement

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Enrollment Management

‌The Division of Enrollment Management ensures the university’s continued excellence by identifying, recruiting, enrolling and retaining highly skilled, and motivated students.

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Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research provides information about CWRU and its external environment to constituents within and outside the university, while also supporting strategic planning, assessment, evaluation, and institutional decision-making.

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International Affairs

The Center for International Affairs is designed to provide a home for international students and activities, and a central location where the university engages the business, government, foundation and civic communities around global issues. 

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Interprofessional Education

Interprofessional education (IPE) is a global effort designed to prepare future professionals for the new collaborative future of health care. Our state-of-the-art Health Education Campus with Cleveland Clinic is the new home for IPE.


Office of Equity

Members of the Case Western Reserve community, guests and visitors have the right to be free from discrimination and harassment.

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President's Leadership Development Program

The President’s Leadership Development Program aims to engage a community of scholars in leadership development to drive the change necessary for a kinder and more just society.

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Schools + Programs

Interested in studying at Case Western Reserve University? With top-ranked programs in arts and sciences, dentistry, engineering, law, management, medicine, nursing and social work, you'll find your place here. The eight academic deans of the schools and college report directly to the Provost as well as the vice provosts for graduate and undergraduate education.

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Sears think[box]

Housed in an iconic seven-story, 50,000-square-foot facility at Case Western Reserve University, Sears think[box] is a world-class innovation center, makerspace and entrepreneurship ecosystem that welcomes thousands of visitors each year—and is open to everyone at no cost. 

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Siegal Lifelong Learning

The Siegal Lifelong Learning Program connects the academic world to the wider community through innovative and engaging programming. 

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Social Justice Institute

The Social Justice Institute strives to create a just world. The institute examines the root causes of social injustice and develops innovative solutions by supporting creative research, scholarship, and pedagogy; social justice leaders on and off campus; and relationships within the university and into the community. 

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Student Affairs

Case Western Reserve University’s Division of Student Affairs helps students find what they need, from coursework assistance to crisis support.

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University Libraries

Kelvin Smith Library is the main library supporting the teaching and research of CWRU. Students and faculty alike can explore rich content and receive an abundance of services that are easy to obtain and use. 

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Veale Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship

The Veale Institute for Entrepreneurship catalyzes entrepreneurial ideas through education and training, accelerates venture creation, and connects people in a transformative way.

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