We believe in providing individualized services that lead our students to achieving their academic goals in a welcoming and safe environment.
We believe in providing support to students in and out of the classroom so that they receive a full college experience with diverse opportunities.
- Community and Civic Engagement:
We believe that educated citizens are necessary for a healthy, democratic society, and that free and open expression and an appreciation for diversity are cornerstones of higher education.
We believe in economic and environmental sustainability and the importance of enriching the intellectual, artistic, economic, and social resources of our communities.
We believe in the inherent value of intellectual pursuit for both personal and professional growth, as well as in the need to prepare students for 21st century professions.
We believe that a knowledge-centered institution is vital to a knowledge-based economy, and we measure our success against national models and standards of excellence.