Randy Bouknight, Vice President for Student Affairs oversees a network of departments which include Housing & Residence Life, Student Activities, Dining Services, Career Services, Campus Recreation, Spirit Program, Wellness Center and University Police.
The Lander University Division of Student Affairs fosters the academic, personal and professional development of students by providing an array of services, programs and co-curricular activities geared toward holistic student growth. Through engagement, students are encouraged to become socially responsible members of the Lander community, and beyond. Serving as a resource to students, faculty and staff, the Division of Student Affairs seeks to cultivate an environment of collaboration beneficial to the students and the University as a whole. Through various activities and programming venues, values such as inclusiveness and acceptance are often reaffirmed, thus strengthening the broader campus community. By setting expectations for ethics, academic success, professionalism and self-reliance, students are empowered to enrich their lives far beyond the college years.