The Academic Division is focused on the following key areas:
- Academic leadership, awards and titles
- Participation, community and Regional partnerships
- Curriculum, course delivery and quality assurance
- Library and University Cultural Collections
- Student Experience
Within the portfolio of the Academic Division, the Provost is responsible for regional partnerships across the University's regional campuses and overseeing the whole of institution Indigenous leadership strategy. The Provost is also responsible for strategic academic business development and provides oversight across key academic institutional performance indicators. The Provost is responsible for enhancing and ensuring an excellent student experience by ensuring strategies are focused on the successful transition, retention, wellbeing and progression of students prior to enrolment and throughout the student lifecycle.