• PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATION
    January 27-29, 2023
  • OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
    DR. ROCHELLE L. FORD, APR
  • OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
    DR. ROCHELLE L. FORD, APR
  • OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
    DR. ROCHELLE L. FORD, APR
  • OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
    DR. ROCHELLE L. FORD, APR

Activating our commitment

Rochelle L. Ford, Ph.D., APR is the eighth president of Dillard University. Having built a robust resume in higher education administration and instruction, President Ford has earned a reputation as a hard-working transformative leader. Previously, she served as the dean of the School of Communications at Elon University, the second to serve in that position in the university’s history. There, she led more than 80 faculty and 1,500 students with six undergraduate major programs of study and one graduate program.

 

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Dr. Roland Bullard, member of the Dillard University cabinet

President's Cabinet

Meet the University's leadership team

Michael Jones, chair of the Dillard University Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

Meet Dillard's Board of Trustees

Dillard University president Rochelle L. Ford

In the News

President Ford featured and quoted in the news

 

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Inauguration Weekend

Celebrate Dillard's new era of a commitment to excellence January 27-29, 2023. The weekend will include a jazz breakfast, Dillard Night with the New Orleans Pelicans, the investiture of Dr. Rochelle L. Ford and more.

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