President King speaking in the church

Led by Dottie L. King, Ph.D., the Office of the President provides leadership for Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, shaping the strategic vision and creating new pathways for growth rooted in the mission of the institution. Over the past five years, the College is experiencing a renaissance with record enrollments, growth in academic programming and an expansion of athletic offerings.

“Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is transformative place designed to give students educational opportunities to open their minds and embrace new perspectives. These experiences engage students to become autonomous thinkers, compassionate leaders rooted in a tradition of academic excellence and spirituality. We believe our commitment to Catholic values combined with a passion for a rich liberal arts education is key to preparing our students for leadership and service.

With the dedication of our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends, we will continue to provide unparalleled educational opportunities for our students, and to build upon our successes. The future of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is very bright, and I am honored to be part of this extraordinary institution.”

Dottie L. King, Ph.D.

Strategic Plan

The strategic plan recognizes the core values and broad mission of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College. It builds upon on the foundation of academic excellence, a strong Catholic identity and a commitment to a teaching culture that supports lifelong learning, and effects positive change in a spirit of service and social responsibility.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College overseeing its strategic direction, finances and operations to align with the mission of the university.

Cabinet Officers

The President’s Cabinet is comprised of senior institutional leaders providing advice and counsel to the President to advance the College’s mission and vision.

Diversity Council

The President’s Diversity Council is an advisory and leadership team focused on advancing the College’s strategic commitment to diversity as a core institutional and educational value.

Presidential Staff

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