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Soncia Reagins-Lilly

Soncia Reagins-Lilly

The Division of Student Affairs is the hub of student life and well-being at The University of Texas at Austin. Led by Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Soncia Reagins-Lilly, the team inspires all students — undergraduate, graduate and professional — to live the Longhorn life through its uniquely-designed programs, spaces and resources. The Division supports the whole student, from orientation through graduation, by partnering with students, faculty, families, staff, alumni and supporters. With a foundation of belonging and well-being at its core, the team collectively challenges every student to reach their life and academic goals through an enriched, rewarding and fun college experience.

About Us

Explore our intentionally-designed, student-focused programs, spaces and resources created by our departments and units.

Top Stories

Jim Vick

Celebrating Jim Vick's Life and Legacy

Learn how our former vice president for student affairs championed student life and made a profound impact on many generations of students, staff and faculty.

Student Gaming

Esports Arena Unlocks Learning Opportunities

Find out how the new Alienware Longhorn Esports Arena is unlocking new learning opportunities for all students.

Free speech week

Free Speech Discussion

Vice President's Soncia Reagins-Lilly and Amanda Cochran-McCall sit down to answer questions about free speech and its importance on our campus for Free Speech Week.

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How We Influence

Find out how we are partnering to launch new student spaces and responding to emerging student needs in our latest news updates.


Our Experts Leading the Way

Learn how we are leading the way so every student has opportunities to discover and pursue their passions.


Experiences Building Community

Check out how we’re maximizing the Longhorn experience through live music and unique experiences in this story.

Fit Studio in Gregory Gym

Intentionally-designed Student Spaces

Longhorns share how our two new student spaces are creating transformative opportunities and communities for all Longhorns.

Strategic Planning

Influencing the Longhorn Life

2022-2027 Strategic Priorities

The Division's five strategic priorities for the next five years will guide the team in influencing our students in living the Longhorn life.

Change Starts Here

Change Starts Here

Take a look at the University's 10-year strategic plan to increase impact.