About Student Academic Affairs


The central mission of Student Academic Affairs (SAA) is to provide students with the services and resources they need to be successful at UCSF and enter their desired careers when they leave UCSF.


For an overview of all services available to UCSF students, please visit the Student Success website. SAA comprises the following offices and functional units. SAA itself is part of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Organization.


Nicquet Blake, PhD
Vice Provost, Student Academic Affairs
Dean, Graduate Division



Veronica Nepveu
Executive Assistant to the
Graduate Division Dean
and to the Interim Vice Chancellor/SAA

Mary Bradley
Director of Special Projects
Graduate Division and 
Student Academic Affairs

Erik Rotman
Communications Coordinator
Graduate Division and
Student Academic Affairs

See the org chart for all SAA offices/units.