Academic Affairs

Welcome to the Academic Affairs Office

Academic Affairs Mission Statement

Academic Affairs educates students to seek knowledge that leads to wisdom in the liberal arts tradition, by promoting high standards of academic excellence and critical reflection at Quincy University.  We foster the success of all students through developing and maintaining effective undergraduate and graduate academic programs and services, and by hiring and supporting highly qualified faculty who are dedicated to lifelong learning and excellence in teaching.  We provide interactive and experiential learning, assess and improve student learning, and pursue appropriate short-term and long-term academic objectives consistent with the Catholic, Franciscan mission of Quincy University.


Academic Affairs includes the following areas of the University:

  • Academic Assessment
  • Brenner Library
  • Graduate Studies
  • Registrar
  • QUEST Center
  • Oakley School of Business
  • School of Education and Human Services
  • School of Fine Arts and Communication
  • School of Humanities
  • School of Science and Technology

Office of Academic Affairs
Francis Hall 124
1800 College Avenue
Quincy, IL  62301

Vice President for Academic Affairs
Teresa I. Reed, Ph.D.
Professor of Philosophy

Executive Assistant
Mary Betts, B.A.