Mission and Values


The Office of Residence Life and Commuter Student Services supports an engaging environment that encourages the pursuit of excellence in support of the mission and vision of the University by helping students to learn about the concepts of personal and community responsibility. Staff seek to enhance the out-of-class learning experience by providing opportunities for responsible leadership and service to others while encouraging the development of values and integrity.


Values essential to staff in carrying out the mission are the following:

  • Teamwork
  • Competence
  • Critical Thinking
  • Residential Experience
  • Interpersonal Relationships