Stephen Privett, S.J served as President of the University of San Francisco from 2000 to 2014 and joined the Commission in 2010.. His doctorate is in Catechetics and his particular expertise focuses on the Hispanic community in the Catholic Church. Prior to his appointment at USF, Father Privett served as Provost and Academic Vice President at Santa Clara University.
The WASC Senior College and University Commission is committed to serving the public and its institutions. Our chief goals are to:
- Promote institutional engagement in issues of educational effectiveness and student learning
- Develop a culture of evidence that informs decision making
- Foster active interchange among public and independent institutions