Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Students & International pro-tem & Registrar

As Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Students & International pro-tem, I champion the academic and personal success of students at all three campuses of Simon Fraser University. 

The mission of my portfolio, known as Student Services, is to foster transformative student experiences by collaboratively anticipating, facilitating, and providing services, programs and environments for student learning and success.

Within Student Services, I am fortunate to work with a team of committed professionals within the divisions of:

  • Athletics and Recreation
  • Student Affairs
  • Student Enrollment
  • Student Success and Strategic Support

And the following offices:

  • International Services for Students
  • Sexual Violence Support & Prevention Office
  • Work Integrated Learning
  • Office of the Vice Provost, Students & International

I am pleased to take on this role on a temporary basis.

Rummana Khan Hemani, M.Ed
Vice Provost & Associate Vice President, Students & International

About Rummana Khan Hemani

Rummana Khan Hemani has spent the past 29 years working in higher education administration with a focus on Student Services and has served as the Registrar and Executive Director, Student Enrollment at Simon Fraser University since 2016. Her professional experience spans admissions, financial aid, academic advising, student transition and success, co-curricular learning, student information systems, and provincial policy on post-secondary admissions and transfer. She serves on a number of provincial organizations including the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer and the Education Planner BC Steering Committee. Rummana completed her BBA and MEd at SFU. Her research interests are in academic advising and its implications for international student success. She is currently completing a PhD in Education with a focus on intercultural issues in academic advising as they impact international and new Canadian students.

Email: avps@sfu.ca 
Phone: 778-782-4170

Office: Maggie Benston Centre, third floor