Valparaiso University has selected Julie DeGraw as vice president for student affairs. She most recently as vice president for student life and dean of students, Title IX and ADA coordinator at Bluffton University in Ohio. DeGraw has nearly 30 years of experience in higher education including an extensive background in diversity and inclusion initiatives and student advocacy. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, a master of arts from Michigan State University and a bachelor of arts from Calvin College.