Goals of Student Services


  • Contribute to the enrichment of students' academic success and enhance their quality of life.
  • Offer out-of-class learning and leadership opportunities through programs and services, organizations, and employment dedicated to intellectual, emotional, physical, spiritual, social, and career development.


  • Minimize campus bureaucracy and barriers for students.
  • Provide timely and effective information that assists and enables them to take responsibility for their total campus experience.
  • Educate others within the university community about the distinct needs and problems facing students.


  • Foster a lifelong appreciation of and involvement in wellness and recreational activities.
  • Promote a proactive approach to living a balanced lifestyle.


  • Provide a variety of clean, safe, and comfortable environments in which to live, learn, work, and relax.
  • Offer attractive, functional, and accessible facilities that successfully support the community's personal, academic, and programmatic goals.


  • Cultivate respect for and appreciation of personal and cultural differences among all members of the university community.
  • Provide support, services, and programs to achieve Diversity Plan goals.
  • Continue to hire and support a diverse workforce to enhance these efforts.


  • Offer programs and events that build lifelong memories, friendships, and relationships.
  • Add vibrancy to university life though sporting events, student clubs and organizations, community service projects, concerts, and guest speakers.
  • Encourage a sense of community and connection though these shared experiences.


  • Provide service opportunities for students and staff to develop social responsibility and challenge them to become active community members.
  • Encourage social awareness and involvement toward meeting local, national, and global needs.