Vicki L. Vavra

Vicki L. Vavra

Undergraduate Program

Associate Director, Advising and Registration

  C140C  Pappajohn Business Building
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • MA in Postsecondary Student Development, The University of Iowa, 1996
  • BGS in Social Work, The University of Iowa, 1987


  • Articulation agreements
  • Commencement
  • Online Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Transfer Specialist

Prior Positions

  • Director of Adult and Transfer Services, Grand View College, Des Moines, September 1996 - December 1997
  • GA Office of Admissions (Outreach), University of Iowa, 1994 - 1996
  • Academic Advisor, Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, IA, 1988 - 1995
  • Social Worker, Linn County Youth Services In-Home Shelter, Cedar Rapids, IA, 1988 - 1989

Professional Affiliations

  • Other, NACADA
  • Other, Elected Staff Council, 2007 - 2008
  • Other, Iowa Academic Advising Association Planning Committee, 2000


  • Building a Bridge From Admission to Graduation for Minority Business Students, NACADA National Conference on Academic Advising, Tippie College of Business, Undergraduate Program

Committees and Professional Service

  • Student Success Team Committee on Barriers, 2008-current
  • Interdepartmental Studies Advisory Committee, 2012-2015