Our Mission

The Division of Student Life fosters student success by creating and promoting inclusive educationally purposeful services and activities within and beyond the classroom.

Our Vision

  •  Establish Iowa as a national leader in student engagement and holistic well-being
    practices that promote student success
  • Lead boldly in diversity, equity, and inclusion by developing and engaging in programs
    and initiatives that educate and hold staff and students accountable to grow, learn, and
    enact change
  • Create a cohesive student experience to support individual and community success
  • Expand our effectiveness through staff support, resource growth, productive relationships and
    proactive communication

Our Values

  • Collaboration: We invest time and energy into partnering for the greater good of student success. You are our partner.
  • Equity: We provide communities where individuals of all identities are believed, cared for and empowered. You are welcome here.
  • Integrity: We are honest, reliable and extend goodwill to others. You can count on us.
  • Leadership: We are a catalyst for forward action, even when it is unpopular. You inspire us.
  • Learning: We use assessment, critique, reflection, and research as tools for improvement. You make us better.
  • Respect: We recognize and value the views and dignity of each person, even when we disagree. You are valuable.

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