Vanguard University

55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-9601


Undergraduate Admissions

General Information, 800.722.6279
Campus Visits and Events, 714.966.5400

Graduate and Professional Studies Admissions

Admissions Information & Program Inquiries, 714.966.5499
Clinical Psychology, Education, Nursing, Organizational Psychology and Religion— Credential, Master’s Degrees

School for Graduate and Professional Studies

Dr. Andrew Stenhouse, Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies, x6110

Administration Offices

Michael J. Beals, PhD, President, x5480
Doretha O’Quinn, PhD, Provost, x5430
Kelly Kannwischer, Vice President for Administration & Public Affairs, x5450
Jeremy Moser, Chief Financial Officer
Tim Young, PhD, Vice President for Student Life, x5487
Kim Johnson, Vice President for Enrollment Management, x5414
Justin McIntee, Vice President for University Advancement
Michael D. Wilson, PhD, Dean of the Undergraduate College, x5428
Andrew Stenhouse, EdD, Dean of Graduate and Professional Studies, x6110
Jonathan Allbaugh, Dean of Spiritual Formation, x5260


Athletics Site

Athletics Staff List

General Information, x6605
Director of Athletics, x6601
Softball Coach, x6603
Head Athletic Trainer, x6617
Women’s Basketball Coach, x6606
Men’s Basketball Coach, x6613
Baseball Coach, x6612
Women’s Soccer Coach, x6609
Men’s Soccer Coach, x6609
Men’s & Women’s Tennis Coach, x6616
Women’s Volleyball Coach, x6611
Cross Country & Track & Field Coach
, x6608
Director of Sports Media and Promotions, x6622

Department of Business and Management

Undergraduate Program, x6300

Department of Education

Childhood Development Program, x6130
Liberal Studies, x6131
Graduate Programs in Education, x6402

Department of Psychology

Undergraduate Program, x6440
Graduate Program in Clinical Psychology, x6450

Department of Religion

Undergraduate Religion, x6341
Graduate Programs in Religion, x6432

College of Arts & Sciences

Anthropology, x6430
Art, x3092
Biology, x6460
Chemistry, x6460
Communication, x6330
English, x6341
History-Political Science, x6430
Kinesiology, x6460
Mathematics, x6460
Music, x6411
Sociology, x6430
Spanish, x6430
Theatre Arts, x6420

School for Professional Studies

Business, x6130
Psychology, x6130
Religion, x6130
RN to BSN Nursing Program, x6130

University Services & Resources Alumni

Alumni Director, x5462


Bookstore Manager, x4715. For questions about textbooks, tradebooks, special ordering of books, emblematics (items with a VU logo), graduation regalia, recorded music, academically priced software, used book purchases, i.e., buyback.

Business Services

General Information, x5486
Cashier, x4327

Campus Safety

Main Number, 714.966.6799
Director, 714.556.3610 x4990

Church Relations

Fax: 714.966.6733
Church Relations Coordinator, x5449
The Church Relations Office serves as a liaison between the University and the churches of the Southern California District Council of the Assemblies of God, as well non-A/G churches in the area, and those throughout the country who have students at VU. Contact the Church Relations Office to schedule a Vanguard music group or a speaker for your church.

Counseling Services

Beth Lorance, Acting Director, x6480
Counseling Offices (make appointments or contact any therapist), x4488

Office of Diversity Programs

Coba Canales, Director of Diversity Programs
Kerry Kimble, Coordinator of Disability Services
Cyndi Pinto, Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Coordinator
Jonathon Murillo, Summer Bridge Mentor

Event and Facility Resources

Wedding and Conference Information and Reservations

Financial Aid

General Information, x5490

Human Resources

General Information, x5283
Joe Baffa, Director of Human Resources, x5285

Information Technology (IT)

Help Desk, x6500
For information and technical assistance with on-campus network and Internet connectivity, computer labs, telephones, and voice mail.

Leadership Development

Director of Leadership Development and Activities, x5253
Graduate Intern of Student Government, x4950
Graduate Intern of Student Activities, x4945


General Information, x5298
Direct Line (after 5PM) 714.966.5474

Mail Room/Copy Center

General Information, x4747

Public Relations

General Information

Office of the Registrar

General Information, x5200
Transcript Information, x2268

Resident Directors

Sean Leahy, Newport & Balboa Hall, x5277
Rachel Lund, Catalina Hall, x5276
Ryan Moyher, Huntington Hall, x5275
Bethany Palmer, Laguna Hall, x5279
Shelley Youd, Director of Family Relations, x6487
RD Office (located inside the Bridge), x4851

Residence Life Staff

Lexy Benoit Gioielli, Director of Residence Life, ext. 5271
Nicole Givenrod, Housing Coordinator, ext. 5275
Christine Stephens, Administrative Assistant, ext. 5273
Jeremy Pedron, Resident Director of Balboa and Newport Halls, ext. 5277
Dannae Rushing, Resident Director of Catalina Hall, ext. 5276
Josh Houston, Resident Director of Huntington Hall, ext. 5274
Chelsea DeLuca, Resident Director of Laguna Hall, ext. 5279

Spiritual Formation

Jonathan Allbaugh, University Campus Pastor, x5260

Student Life

General Information, 714.556.3610 x4800

Student Success and Retention

Amanda Lebrecht, Director of Student Success and Retention, x6486

Veterans Resource Center

General Information, x6115