Higher Education

Adjunct Faculty: Thomas Ellett

Office of Residential Life and Housing Services

Tom currently serves as the Sr. Associate Vice President of Student Affairs / Associate Provost for University Programs at New York University. Tom’s current responsibilities include supervising over 100 full-time staff, 88 Faculty members serving in residence or as affiliates in the student affairs units, and 500+ paraprofessional staff, while the operations total $180 Million in overall revenue. He has oversight for the following student development/services offices: Research and Assessment, Residential Life, Housing Services, University Community Standards and Compliance, Student Activities, and the Student Resource Center (which includes Orientation, Commuter Student Life, Transfer Students and Graduate Student Life).

Tom served as the President of the Association of College and University Housing Officers – International (ACUHO-I) and was President of MACUHO many years ago. Tom received his Ph.D. from Fordham University in Education, Leadership, Administration and Policy program.