Associate Vice-President, Students

UBC’s Okanagan Campus

The Associate Vice-President Students leads a portfolio which supports student learning, development, and engagement through services and programs that aim to enhance student success, facilitate program connections between students and their academic units, and build institutional affinity. The Students portfolio includes the following areas:

Dale Mullings

Associate Vice-President Students

Dale Mullings (he/him) joined UBC Okanagan in September 2020 as Associate Vice-President Students, and comes from the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM), where he served as Assistant Dean, Students and International Initiatives. Previously, he served as UTM’s Director, Residence and Student Life, and Director of Student Housing and Residence Life, and was an Instructor in Education Studies, at the University of Toronto.

As a key member of the UBC Okanagan Leadership Team, and a scholar-practitioner, Dale is focused on student success, with an emphasis on access, engagement, and retention. Dale has a strong record of collaboration with students, faculty, staff and community members. With an emphasis on integrated learning, he has led the development of several major student learning and development initiatives in partnership with academic departments, local school boards and non-profit organizations, and globally with non-governmental organizations and universities abroad.

He holds a Master of Education degree in higher education from the University of Toronto, a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in political science and English, and is a PhD candidate in leadership, adult and higher education at the University of Toronto’s Ontario Institute for Studies in Education.



Dale Mullings, HBA, MEd, PhD (c)
Associate Vice-President, Students

The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus
University Centre 325 – 3272 University Way
Kelowna, BC Canada V1V 1V7

Tel: 250 807 8809
Email: avps.ok@ubc.ca