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Vicki L. Vavra

Associate Director, Advising and Registration


Undergraduate Program
S178  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-353-2589
Fax: --
E-mail: vicki-vavra@uiowa.edu

Academic History

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

Expertise

  • Articualtion agreements
  • Business Student Ambassadors
  • Commencement
  • Transfer Specialist

                Prior Positions

                • Director of Adult and Transfer, 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

                  Presentations

                  • 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