Academic Enrollment Management

Dr. Sinda Vanderpool has been at Baylor since 2004. She holds a Ph.D. from Princeton University and a B.A. from Davidson College. She is currently the Associate Vice Provost for Academic Enrollment Management. Previously, she served as a faculty member in the Modern Languages and Cultures Department and as the Director of CASA, the College of Arts and Sciences Advisement office.

The Associate Vice Provost for Academic Enrollment Management is the academic affairs liaison to Enrollment Management, under the division of Finance and Administration. The Associate Vice Provost oversees the Paul L. Foster Success Center and works with Deans, Department Chairs, and Directors across campus to deepen engagement with recruitment and student success in their respective areas.


  • Oversight of the Paul L. Foster Success Center
    • University Advisement
    • Center for Academic Success and Engagement
    • High Ability Student Engagement and Recruitment
    • OALA Office of Access and Learning Accommodations
    • Pre-Law Office
    • VETS (Veterans Educational and Transition Services)
  • Strategic planning for enrollment within and amongst colleges and schools
  • Chair of Enrollment Management Council and Enrollment Management Working Group
  • New Student Experience
  • Liaison to the Division of Enrollment Management
  • Transfer student issues and initiatives
  • Faculty involvement in recruitment and enrollment initiatives
  • Chief student success officer
  • High achieving student recruitment, recognition, and enrichment