The Division of Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Student Success encompasses a broad spectrum of services and supports all students as they seek to develop a deeper understanding of identity and faith, pursue academic goals, and embrace passions. Students have an opportunity to partner with staff, faculty, and administrators to create a campus culture in which students can flourish, thrive, and ultimately find confidence in who they are created to be.


The Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Students Success supports the mission of the University to sustain a learning community in which all students can prepare academically, socially, and spiritually for leadership in a complex, diverse, and rapidly changing world.


The Enrollment Management, Student Affairs & Students Success aspires to develop programs and services that supports, engages, and retains all students, building life-long learners grounded in faith and ready to be change agents in an ever-changing world.




Education is transformational. “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education”

“Excel is an attitude rather than a program. It is not a prescribed set of practices or strategies but an approach that allows educators the time and structures to use their own expertise to address the individual challenges facing their students.”

Laureen Avery, Jason Corvine, and Lisa DiMartino

“If your actions inspire others to Dream more, Learn more, Do more and Become more, You are a Leader”

John Quincy Adams


Sun 19

Homecoming Kick Off

September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 20

Falcon’N Out Homecoming Edition

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 21

Auxcord Wars

September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed 22

1867 Break

September 22 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wed 22

Writing Wednesday

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wed 22

Writing Wednesday

September 22 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Wed 22

Mister & Miss SAU Coronation

September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 23

SAU Homecoming Concert

September 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 23
Fri 24

SAU Falcon Fest

September 24 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Division Leadership Team

Cindy Love

Dr. Cindy Love

Associate Vice President of Student Affairs


Dr. Janita Patrick

Associate Vice President of Student Success

Ann Brown

Ann Brown

Dean of Students

Donavon Coley

Donavon Coley

Director of Admissions & Recruitment


Wanda Parker

Office Manager/Assistant to the Vice President

Divisional Directors Directory

Jalen Baker

Jalen Baker

Director of Student Engagement & Greek Life
Joyce Bannerman

Joyce Bannerman

Director of Student Success and Testing
919.516.4680 | Fax: 919.516.4681

Walter Brown

Walter Brown

Director of The Write Place

Trish Harleston

Trish Harleston, DMin

Director of Professional Development and Career Services

Jarron Mortimer

Jarron Mortimer

Director of Housing and Residence Life

Rev. Hershey Mallette Stephens

The Rev. Hershey Mallette Stephens

University Chaplain | Dean of Chapel and Spiritual Life

Antonio Stephens

Antonio Stephens

Director of Office of TRIO Programs
Campus Office: 919.516.4228
Rocky Mount Office: 252.446.1921, ext. 228

Birchie Warren

Birchie Warren

Director of CAPS