Office of the Provost
Welcome to the Office of the Provost website.
The Office of the Provost is responsible for the overall academic mission of the university. This involves working with the president, deans, faculty, students and staff to promote academic excellence throughout the institution. Specific duties of the provost include academic and budgetary planning, ensuring the quality of student learning by overseeing the curriculum and supporting educational initiatives, the development and enhancement of scholarship and research, the review of all faculty appointments, promotions, and tenure, and compliance with institutional policies and external regulations, including accreditations.
Please explore our website to learn how this office supports and promotes Texas Tech's progress toward status as a great national research university.
Provost Announcements & Current Events
- June 16, 2016
Schovanec Named Sole Finalist For Texas Tech University President
- May 20, 2016
Acclaimed Composer, Music Research Selected As VPA Dean
- May 18, 2016
Students Participate in Spring Commencement
- May 11, 2016
Texas Tech Alumnus Named Dean of Architecture
- May 9, 2016
Winemaking and Tech Teach Programs Bring Economic Opportunity to Hill Country
- June 29th, 2016 Remembering the Past: Trail Ride Takes Participants into Texas History
- June 28th, 2016 University Libraries Hosting Texas STEM Librarians Conference
- June 28th, 2016 Department of Design Hosts Competition at Local Retailer
- June 27th, 2016 Physicist Contributed to Discovery of Black Hole