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Jeffrey Orgera

Associate Vice Provost for Student Success
Department(s): Executive Vice President and Provost
Office: FDH 504
Mail Code: 1099
Phone: 702-895-5951
Fax: 702-895-3670
Email: jeffrey.orgera@unlv.edu

Biography

Jeffrey Orgera has fostered student success and educational equity in higher education for over 25 years. He is currently the Associate Vice Provost for Student Success within the office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. Dr. Orgera has a strong record of designing organizational structures, processes, and teams that advance a culture of student success through collaboration, data informed decisions, and identity conscious practices. Prior to coming to UNLV he served in leadership roles at the University of Arizona and the University of California San Diego. Jeffrey provides central leadership for student success efforts including the Campus Connect platform, the Retention, Progress, and Completion team, Pre-Professional Advising, and the First Year Experience Program. Dr. Orgera was born and raised in Stamford, CT and completed his undergraduate degree in Psychology at Keene State College and his graduates degrees in Educational Psychology and Higher Education Administration at the University of Arizona.