Spotlight on the Vice President for Student Affairs

Spotlight banner

STUDENT AFFAIRS: Building Community, Transforming Lives @ SJSU

Newsletter Issue III: June–July, 2015 

WELCOME to the new 
Vice President for Student Affairs

Following an extensive nationwide search, President Qayoumi announced the appointment of Dr. Reginald S. Blaylock as our new Vice President for Student Affairs, effective June 1, 2015. The search was chaired by Dr. Sharon Willey, Associate Vice President for Administrative and Enrollment Services, and included faculty, staff and students from around campus. President Qayoumi reported that throughout the search process that  "campus stakeholders were impressed by Dr. Blaylock's unbridled enthusiasm and evident commitment to student success."

Dr. Reginald S. Blaylock

Dr. Reginald S. Blaylock

Vice President for Student Affairs
242 Administration Building
Campus Zip: 0031
[P] 408.924.5900

Dr. Reginald Blaylock has been invested in supporting student success for more than 27 years. As the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs at San Diego State University, Dr. Blaylock oversaw 10 departments with combined annual budgets of more than $20.4 million within the Division of Student Affairs. These departments: Compact for Success & Collaborative Programs; Counseling & Psychological Services; Educational Opportunity Programs and Ethnic Affairs (EOP); Guardian Scholars; Health Promotion; the International Student Center; Student-Athlete Academic Support Services; Student Health Services, and Student Disability Services consistently delivered measurable results and noticeably impacted the lives of students.

In addition to managing and directing his departments, Dr. Blaylock was involved in 10 campuswide committees, including several tasked with spearheading campus strategic initiatives. He has a Doctorate in Educational Leadership, with an emphasis in postsecondary education from San Diego State University, as well as a bachelor and master’s degree in Public Administration from SDSU. Dr. Blaylock also taught in the Master’s Program in Educational Leadership at SDSU.

Dr. Reginald Blaylock Curriculum Vitae


We value your feedback. Please email us with your thoughts.

Back to Newsletter Issue III Home