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Academic Services

Mission Statement

The Assistant Vice President for Academic Services and units (Testing, Evaluation and Measurement Center [TEMC], Academic Testing for Students with Disabilities [ATSD], and Student Learning Assistance Center [SLAC]) reporting to this office provide supplementary, essential services to students, faculty, and administration at Texas State. Specifically the AVPAA and the units provide coordination of the undergraduate General Education Core Curriculum; overseeing the Presidential Award for Excellence in Teaching; timely and high quality assistance to faculty and administration in processing and analysis of assessment data, and address specific student needs: administration of specific credit and non-credit testing; provision of institutional testing for students with disabilities; and provision of supplementary instruction and enhancement of student academic performance, especially among the undergraduate population.


Dr. Mary Ellen Cavitt, Assistant Vice President for Academic Services,, 512.245.2205