Cory Vu

Cory Vu

Associate Vice Chancellor for Health, Wellness, and Divisional Resources Bio
University of California, Davis

Dr. Cory Vu currently serves the campus as the associate vice chancellor for health, wellness, and divisional resources. He also serves as the chief wellbeing officer for UC Davis.

AVC Vu earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from UC Davis and a Bachelor’s Degree in Physiological Optics and Doctor of Optometry degree from UC Berkeley.

AVC Vu started his career at UC Davis in 2011 at Student Health and Counseling Services (SHCS) where he served as the quality improvement and risk manager. During his tenure at SHCS, he was promoted to director of risk, quality, compliance, and safety and briefly served as the interim executive director of health and wellness. Prior to coming to UC Davis, AVC Vu spent 12 years at the California Department of Health Care Services where he oversaw the Medi-Cal Vision Care Program that provided eye care services for millions of California residents.

AVC Vu has served on many committees and workgroups on campus including Mental Health Taskforce, Compliance and Risk Council, Title IX Athletic Advisory Committee, Postvention Committee, Student Wellness Community of Practice, and many others. He has worked on several important initiatives/issues on campus relating to student wellness, mental health, basic needs, public transportation, hazing, bike safety, and others in support of students.

In his role, AVC Vu continues to champion programs that improve student health and wellness and student success.