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Student Affairs Mission and Priorities

Student Affairs Mission Statement

Student Affairs and Engagement fosters success by enhancing the student experience.

In pursuit of our mission, we provide leadership or partnership in efforts to:

  • Engage, retain, and graduate a diverse and talented student body
  • Foster acquisition and application of knowledge, critical thinking, and communication skills*
  • Promote multiculturalism, global perspectives, and social justice*
  • Develop commitment to service, leadership, and citizenship*
  • Encourage ethical and values-driven decision-making
  • Cultivate and celebrate student success
  • Involve campus and community partners
  • Utilize current assessment and research, promising practices, and appropriate and innovative technologies
  • Advance the scholarship of practice and teaching in student affairs
  • Uphold the highest standards of our institutions and our profession
*Reflecting the learning outcomes identified in IPFW's Baccalaureate Framework