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Higher Education Student Affairs Master's

Earn your Student Affairs Master's Degree at the University of San Francisco

Join a dynamic learning community and forward your career in higher education with an exciting program in USF's School of Education, the M.A. in in Higher Education and Student Affairs (HESA). To apply for admission to the new program, complete an admission application for the M.A. in HESA by the priority deadline of January 7.

All admitted applicants will then be notified of the Graduate Internship application process which will launch February 2.

Get to Know Current HESA Students

Students in the HESA program have a wide range of experiences and interests.

Current First-Year HESA Students
Current Second-Year HESA Students


Those students interested in the HESA program are encouraged to contact the School of Education for details about the academic program:

Patricia Mitchell, Ph.D.
(415) 422-2079