Scot Chadwick is CU South Denver's new vice chancellor

Chadwick continues to lead Office of Digital Education

October 8, 2018

Scot Chadwick is the new vice chancellor of enterprise development at the University of Colorado South Denver. He was appointed by CU Denver Chancellor Dorothy Horrell and CU Anschutz Chancellor Don Elliman.

Chadwick is currently the executive director for the Office of Digital Education for both campuses, a role he will continue as vice chancellor at CU South Denver.

Education and Innovation

Scot Chadwick is new vice chancellor at CU South Denver

The veteran edtech executive sees clear synergies between CU Online and CU South Denver, which are both known for innovative, relevant and technology-forward educational offerings for adult learners.

“Adult learners and employers alike are increasingly looking to higher education for academic innovations that bring education, career and life goals into better alignment. These include in-person, fully online and blended course delivery, customized programs, micro-credentials and education-as-a-benefit programs. CU South Denver has become a hub for these innovations and is uniquely positioned to serve the adult learner of today and of the future,” said Chadwick.

As vice chancellor, Chadwick is charged with driving academic innovation and building deeper corporate and community partnerships.CU South Denver offers classes and programs from across the CU campuses and boasts cutting-edge professional development opportunities including workshops, trending topics programs such as EduTalks (a lunch-and-learn series) and Journey to the Top C-Suite Series, executive education, customized programs and more.

Chadwick brings extensive experience as an education technology leader and advisor to college administrators nationwide. He’s held private-sector executive positions at large, multi-national corporations as well as education technology start-ups.

Chadwick is a University of Colorado Boulder graduate, and his CU pride is evident in his dedication to enriching the CU Community.

About CU South Denver

The University of Colorado South Denver serves the fast-growing South Denver metro area with market-responsive credit and non-credit programs that develop leaders and propel careers forward.

Featuring the expertise of industry leaders and the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus, CU South Denver is the University of Colorado’s only location providing programming and expertise across multiple CU campuses. CU South Denver strives to be the collaborator of choice for business, industries and community leaders to develop talent for workforce success. To learn more visit, and follow us on FacebookLinkedIn and Twitter.