Vice President for Administrative Services

Dr. Rodney D. Smith

Dr. Rodney D. Smith

Room 206
Administration Building
Hampton University
Hampton, VA 23668


The mission of the Office of the Vice President for Administrative Services is to provide oversight, guidance, administrative and planning support for the Offices of Athletics, Internal Auditor, Financial Aid and Scholarships, Registrar, Admissions, Operations Analysis and Research. Each of these units is subsequently charged with the responsibility of providing the best in services at all times to students, colleagues and the general community. Working through its units, the Office of the Vice President for Administrative Services strives to recruit and retain effective and efficient staff with the highest expertise and commitment to the mission and values of Hampton University.

The Vice President and Office of Administrative Services is also responsible for:

  • all activities associated with university strategic planning, annual and mid-term Key Performance Indicators;
  • all areas that require University-wide coordination in addressing challenges regarding Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment associated with all academic and non-academic areas;
  • coordinating the effective use of all data assessment and management systems while assuring that academic integrity remains the top priority at all times;
  • the implementation of actions relating to operational policies, determining implementation plans for the University, and ensuring that the necessary resources are in place to support related programs;
  • periodic reviews of operational effectiveness and with providing a supportive environment conducive to staff development.


  • B.A. Psychology, Saint John's University, Minnesota
  • M.A. Clinical / Educational Psychology, Fisk University
  • M.Ed. Education Administration / International Education, Harvard University
  • Ed.D. Administration Planning and Social Policy, Harvard University


Office of the University Registrar
Mrs. Jorsene Cooper
Director of Institutional Research
Mrs. Michelle Clawson
University Data Coordinator
Mrs. Lynn Stewart
Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships
Mr. Martin Miles
Director of Athletics
Mr. Eugene Marshall, Jr.
Internal Auditor
Mrs. Evelyn Stewart
Office of Admission
Mrs. Angela Boyd

Administrative Staff

  • Mrs. Carolina Butler, Administrative Assistant