Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs
Felicia McGinty joined Rutgers in August 2013 as the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs. Dr. McGinty provides leadership, vision, and strategic direction for the large and complex division of Student Affairs. Dr. McGinty holds a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, a Master of Arts in Education Counseling, and a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Northern Arizona University. In 2007, NAU honored her with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award for outstanding service to the university and community.
Dr. McGinty has a distinguished background in admissions, recruitment, student engagement and many other aspects of student affairs. She brings more than 25 years of professional experience in student affairs as well as a notable record of public service. Prior to joining RU, Dr. McGinty served as Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at University of California Santa Cruz, Associate Vice President for Student Engagement at Pennsylvania State University and was Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. In previous roles, she was the Director of New Student Experience at Montclair State University and Assistant Director of the Division of Student Services at Northern Arizona University.