Strategic Goals for Academic Affairs 

  • Offer a range of undergraduate and master’s-level degree and non-degree academic programs that are recognized for their experience, responsiveness to the needs of society, and attractive to prospective students.
  • Empower learning in a student-centered environment characterized by effective teaching and learning, responsive academic support services, engaging co-curricular activities, enriching student-life experiences, and first-rate learning, living, and recreational facilities.
  • Expand knowledge as a community of scholars that is actively engaged in discovery, integration, application, and teaching, with a strong and recognized capacity for research and external sponsorship of its works.
  • Engage the world beyond the university through service to communities, relationships with educational institutions, and partnerships with business, industry, and government.