Campus Resources

At Buena Vista University, we dedicate ourselves to making campus the best possible place for learning and living. We are committed to the safety and health of all students, and believe that students of all cultures deserve to be treated with respect. 

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Buena Vista University can become your home away from home! Our Campus Security and Health Services staff will make you safe and welcome. Learn more about health and safety resources at BVU.

Campus Safety

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At BVU, we’re committed to the safety and security of our students. With 24/7 security services, routine patrols of the entire campus, keyed entry into our residence halls, and our partnership with local law enforcement, we ensure a safe living and learning environment. 

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Diversity & Inclusion

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Supporting all students and broadening perspectives of diversity is a key aspect of BVU’s campus dynamic. Our Center for Diversity & Inclusion offers students a place to come together for cultural exchange and celebration, while offering a safe, inclusive environment. 

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Wellness Center

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Our Wellness Center combines Health Services and Counseling Services, offering a holistic approach to physical and mental health. The center is complete with a massage chair and Relaxation Room!  

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Student Success Team

The Student Success team integrates your educational experiences into a learning community filled with opportunities, challenges, and services that promote the development of the whole person. Their job is to create an atmosphere where you can thrive, and become prepared to live and work in a global and diverse society.

Julie Anderson
Julie Anderson
Director of Counseling Services
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Trevor Berneking
Trevor Berneking
Director of Esports and Intramurals
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Joel Berrien
Dr. Joel Berrien
Senior Director for Diversity & Inclusion
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Dr. Heather Black
Dr. Heather Black
Vice President for Student Success
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Conner Brown
Assistant Director of Esports & Intramurals
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Joanna Chavez de Leon
Joanna Chavez De Leon
Assistant Director for Diversity & Inclusion
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Jessica Garling
Jessica Garling
Director of Campus Security
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Heather Grover
Heather Grover
Administrative Assistant for Student Success
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Melanie Hauser
Dr. Melanie Hauser
University Chaplain
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Samantha Kay
Sami Kay
Assistant Director of Career & Leadership Development
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Theresa Lullman
Theresa Lullman
Student Success Coordinator
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Lisa Dano
Lisa Minick
Assistant Director of Community & Student Engagement
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Mandi Mollring
Director of Career & Leadership Development
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Collin Schroeder
Area Coordinator
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Lorie Stanton
Lorie Stanton
Director of Health Services
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Matthew Swiec
Area Coordinator
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Megan Wescoat
Director of Student & Community Engagement
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