A Message from the Vice President

Artie Lee Travis

Artie Lee Travis
Vice President of Student Affairs
Frostburg State University


Welcome to the Office of the Vice President, Student Affairs Division. 

Each day I arrive on campus I am filled with joy and excitement as we welcome you to our university. This is a momentous occasion as you embark on a journey that will shape your future and open the door to limitless possibilities.  

As you stand at the threshold of this new chapter in your lives, I want you to know that the choice to attend Frostburg State University is a wise one. At Frostburg, our main goal is not only to provide you with an excellent education, but also to give you a fulfilling and meaningful college experience.  

Our campus comes to life with its many different clubs and organizations that cater to many different interests.  Students can participate in a wide variety of clubs and organizations, from academic and professional associations to cultural and recreational groups. Whether you are passionate about the arts, athletics, community service, or entrepreneurship, there is a place for you to shine and leave your mark. 

Our little town may not seem like much at first glance, but our community is one that will take you under its wing and help you form life-long friendships and connections. At our university, we pride ourselves on fostering an environment where every student is seen, heard, and valued. Here, you are not just a face in a crowd, you are an integral member of our community. Our smaller class sizes allow for a more personalized experience with our professors who are genuinely invested in your success. Our faculty and staff are here to support you, and we want to see you succeed.  At Frostburg, you will find a community of individuals who will guide you, inspire you, and help you thrive. You will never be just a number here. 

We know and understand the importance of mental and physical health on campus. College life can be intimidating. Our institution offers many different resources and services to ensure the well-being of our students.  

In closing, I want you to remember that you are not just joining an institution; you are becoming part of a welcoming, vibrant community that will support and inspire you throughout your college journey and your future career. Our doors are always open, and we are ready to listen, support, and empower you to reach new heights.  

Welcome to Frostburg State University. Your future begins here, and we are honored that you have chosen to be a part of it.  

Bobcat Pride!!!!!!

Artie Lee Travis, Vice President of Student Affairs


Office of Student Affairs

Crystal Miller, Administrative Assistant

Artie Lee Travis, Vice President