Office of the Chancellor

Charles Sweet

Vice Chancellor for Strategic Initiatives


Vice Chancellor Sweet leads local, state, national and international strategic innovation and initiatives and supervises the development and implementation of a campus-wide compliance program. He has supervisory responsibilities for the Executive Director of the Lane Center for Academic Health Sciences and the Director of Institutional compliance.

Sweet has been with the University of Colorado system since 1988 when he served as Associate University Counsel and the designated counsel for the CU-Boulder campus. From 1994 to 2007 he served as Vice President and University Counsel for the CU System. He later served as Executive Director of Strategic Planning and Initiatives at UCCS from 2010 to 2014 and Vice Chancellor and Managing Senior Associate University Counsel at CU-Boulder in Aug. 2014 until he was appointed to his current position in 2015.