Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost

Zina L. Evans is the Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost and affiliate Associate Professor of Higher Education Administration in the College of Education at the University of Florida.  She received her Ph.D. in College Student Personnel Administration from the University of Maryland, Master’s degree in Human Development, Counseling and Family Studies from the University of Rhode Island and Bachelor’s degree in Social Ecology from the University of California, Irvine.  Dr. Evans provides vision, leadership and strategic direction in the development and attainment of enrollment priorities for the University.  As UF’s chief enrollment officer she oversees the Office of Admissions, the Office of Student Financial Affairs and the Office of the University Registrar.

Dr. Evans has over 20 years’ experience in higher education and has worked at such institutions as UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara and the University of Maryland.  In addition, she held the position of director of research for the National Association for College Admission Counseling where she managed research activities focused on admissions, enrollment management and financial aid for public and private institutions.  Dr. Evans also held the position of affiliate assistant professor at the University of Maryland in the College of Education’s department of Counseling and Personnel Services.  Her interests focus on the issues of access, retention and persistence in higher education.

Her other involvement’s have included leadership roles on several state and national boards such as chair of the SAT Advisory Committee, chair of the College Planning Advising Board, chair of the AP Higher Education Advisory Committee, Executive Board member for the Coalition for Access, Affordability and Success and Chair of the Florida Higher Education Colloquium. Additionally she has served on the Educational Testing Services TOEFL Advisory Committee, the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education, the State University System Admission and Registrar Committee, and the National Postsecondary Educational Collaborative.

Areas of Responsibility

Contact information:
Dr. Zina L. Evans
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Associate Provost
PO Box 114000 (216 Criser Hall)
Gainesville, FL 32611
Phone: 352-294-3683