The Office of Educational Affairs serves as the central unit for all support services provided at UC Irvine School of Medicine
. Within the Offices of Educational Affairs are the divisions of Medical Education and curricular and Student Affairs. Within these departments are the divisions of Medical Admissions, Undergraduate Medical Education, Student Affairs, Graduate and Extramural Education, and a satellite Financial Aid Office. The senior associate dean is responsible for the overall management and functions of these departments including budgeting, personnel, space, long-range planning, development and program evaluation.