Mission Statement

Setting and fulfilling enrollment goals, recruiting, retaining, providing access and caring for students throughout their college career...


Organizational Chart

Kate Peterson, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management

Kate Peterson serves as Associate Provost for Enrollment Management. Kate has worked in higher education for over 25 years, the majority of which was in student financial aid and scholarships. She moved into enrollment management in September 2005. In her current role, she has served on the Faculty Senate Budget & Fiscal Planning Committee, on the University Budget Committee, on the Student Affairs Leadership Team and as Co-chair of the Enrollment Planning Workgroup.

She received her undergraduate degree from Washington State University and did her graduate work at the University of Idaho.

She is a native of the Palouse hills of eastern Washington.

The associate provost for Enrollment Management is responsible for the supervision and coordination of:

  • Enrollment Management Technology Group
  • Partnership Programs
  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid & Scholarships
  • Pre-College Programs
  • Registrar

Kate reports to Provost and Executive Vice President, Ed Feser, and serves as a member of various Student Affairs Leadership workgroups. The associate provost collaborates with others to develop institutional enrollment goals that reflect the mission and goals of the university.


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Joy Jorgensen, Administrative Assistant

Joy Jorgensen provides executive assistance to Kate Peterson, Associate Provost for Enrollment Management.  Joy has 24 years’ experience at Oregon State University.  She serves on the Campus Coalition Builders team, a number of Enrollment Management committees, as a search advocate and as the building manager for Kerr Administration Building.  Joy is also a proud OSU alumni.

Office and Mailing Address
500 Kerr Administration Corvallis, Oregon 97331-8572

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