Mission Statement

The mission of Student Affairs is to enhance the learning environment of the University; support students in the attainment of their educational objectives; foster in students a sense of responsibility, self-directedness, community, and a positive identity with Montana State University.


The Division delivers nationally recognized student services which facilitate the transformation of students’ lives as responsible engaged citizens.


Dr. Chris Kearns

Vice President for Student Success

Jennifer Joyce

Assistant to the Vice President
for Student Success

Krista Gibeau

Program Coordinator