Eija Ayravainen is the vice president for Student Affairs at Hunter College. Ms. Ayravainen is responsible for oversight and development of services for students, including program development in the areas of Student Affairs, Advisement & Counseling, Scholarships, Recruiting, Admissions, Outreach Programs, College NOW, and Career Development & Placement. Academic Advising, Day Care services, Athletics, Residence Life and Residence Halls, and International Student services are also under Ms. Ayravainen’s guidance.
Holding both a BA and MA degree in Communications from Hunter, Eija Ayravainen has spent much of her professional life at the College. She served as lecturer of interpersonal and media communications, as the director of Freshman and Transfer Programs, and as the Assistant Provost for Undergraduate Students before becoming the Vice President for Student Affairs.