Congratulations on choosing Alderson Broaddus University as your higher education destination!  At Alderson Broaddus, high academic quality is the cornerstone of our curriculum and our academic programs. Combined with a caring faculty, a welcoming campus and an array of resources to support you along the way, you will grow and develop, departing with the aptitude to achieve a bright and fulfilling future.

Our institutional student learning outcomes are infused throughout your academic and co-curricular experiences. You will acquire essential knowledge and skills in Communication, Critical Thinking, Civic Engagement, Diversity and Ethics as you develop the foundational abilities which are the hallmark of an Alderson Broaddus University graduate. Prepare yourself for a changing world and your place in it!

When you enroll at Alderson Broaddus, you will be assigned an academic adviser who will be your guide during your journey toward your degree at AB.  As you successfully complete your courses, semester-by-semester, you will feel the difference an AB education makes on your outlook of the world. You will enjoy working closely with our faculty who are renowned in their discipline and whose professional achievements make them ideal role models for you.  You will enjoy soaking in what it is they have to share with you.  Their commitment to your success will spur you on as you achieve your potential at Alderson Broaddus University.

I personally hope that your choice brings you fulfillment and helps you to become what our mission endeavors to achieve; that is:

To provide our students with the highest quality education, striving to prepare students to succeed in their chosen disciplines and to fulfill their roles in a diverse society as well-rounded and responsible citizens.

Do not hesitate to contact me if I can be of any assistance to you during your AB journey. 

With warm regard,

joanpropstsig

Joan Propst ‘79, EdD, RN
Professor of Nursing

Provost/Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs


Office of the Provost

Andrea Bucklew

Associate Provost
Andrea Bucklew

Associate Provost

(304) 457-6240

Anna Marsh

Administrative Assistant, Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Anna Marsh

Administrative Assistant, Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

(304) 457-6201

James Owston

Assistant Provost for Extended Learning, Dean of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Professor of Mass Communication
James Owston

Assistant Provost for Extended Learning, Dean of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Professor of Mass Communication

(304) 457-6222

Joan Propst

Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Joan Propst

Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

(304) 457-6201