Curtis W. Hoover


Curtis W. Hoover
Interim Associate Dean for Student Services and Engagement

Macaulay Honors College
(212) 729-2949(212) 729-2949

Curtis W. Hoover brings over twenty-five years of distinguished experience in higher education management to Macaulay. A seasoned higher ed leader, Hoover has held pivotal roles in various institutions, including his most recent tenure as Vice President of Student Affairs at LIM College in New York City, and as Director of Student Affairs at Penn State Mont Alto. In these capacities, he spearheaded transformative initiatives, enhancing student engagement across campuses. Notably, he championed the establishment of the Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (DEIA) Center at LIM College, underscoring his commitment to fostering inclusive environments.

Hoover earned his M.Ed in Educational Leadership and Cultural Foundations from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a BA in English/Writing from High Point University.

At Macaulay, Hoover will oversee a comprehensive portfolio including student development, career services, scholarships, and special programming. As a key member of the Dean’s senior leadership team, he will leverage his expertise in strategic planning, data-driven decision-making, and talent development to empower students to thrive academically, professionally, and personally.

A distinguished member of professional associations such as NASPA and ACPA, Hoover remains at the forefront of best practices in student development.