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Welcome to the Office of the Executive Vice President

Within the Executive Vice President for Administration (EVPA) portfolio, our units are dedicated to supporting MSU’s mission and its people. As enterprise service organizations, we serve as the backbone of MSU, ensuring its smooth operation and supporting an inclusive environment where excellence and opportunity thrive. We are privileged to expend public funds, parental or appropriated, and we comport ourselves accordingly.

We are here to take care of people, infrastructure, and everything in between. Whether it's providing essential physical goods or facilitating virtual connections, we are committed to supporting all aspects of the MSU community.

Interim Executive Vice President for Administration Thomas Glasmacher Ph.D.

The Executive Vice President for Administration is the chief administrative officer for Michigan State University, ensuring appropriate operational controls, administrative procedures, and organizational systems are in place to effectively deliver enterprise services across administrative and academic departments while leading efforts so continually improve the delivery of university operations and infrastructure. Meet the Interim EVP for Administration

Messages from the EVPA

Updates and information emailed to the MSU community through the Office of the Executive Vice President for Administration

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DEI within the EVPA Portfolio

The work of the DEI team within the Office of the Executive Vice President for Administration is in sync with MSU's core values and advances the mission of the Office for Institutional Diversity and Inclusion, particularly focusing on the employees within the EVPA portfolio and the broader MSU staff. 

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2030 Strategic Plan

The strategic plan articulates a shared vision for Michigan State University, shaped with the input of many voices through an inclusive process. The EVP for Administration is an executive sponsor for two thematic areas.

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Excellence in Execution

Excellence in execution is our foundation, guiding our strategic goals and how we support the MSU mission and its people.

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Stories That Define Us

Infrastructure Planning and Facilities

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Human Resources

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University Procurement and Logistics

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Information Technology

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Office of EVPA

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Staff and Faculty


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