Tom Enders, Vice Provost for Enrollment Services, is the senior academic affairs administrator with responsibility for overseeing critical services units of admissions and recruitment, the registrar and student records and financial aid. The position also plays key leadership roles in university retention and graduation initiatives. Prior to joining Cal State LA, he served as associate vice president for Enrollment Services at California State University, Long Beach. Under his leadership, CSULB developed one of the most effective systems in the CSU and served as a leader in implementing eAdvising tools. Much of his work contributed significantly to CSULB's recent gains in graduation rates. Mr. Enders received a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Cincinnati and a Master of Music from the University of Southern California.