Bidding a Fond Farewell to Our Colleague and Friend

VC Steve Relyea received a standing ovation at his farewell reception.

Vice Chancellor – Business Affairs Steve Relyea is departing UC San Diego at the end of the month to become the Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Financial Officer for the California State University system.  A farewell reception was held for him at the Faculty Club today.  Hundreds of current and former colleagues attended.  Each speaker during the program, including Chancellor Khosla, talked about Relyea’s dedication to higher education, his leadership and vision, and how much he will be missed at UC San Diego after being here for nearly three decades. 

Attendees wrote their well wishes to Steve Relyea on a photo frame.