The Division of Student Affairs' primary concern is the student. This concern encompasses retention, welfare, and growth and development in all dimensions of student life including educational, vocational, social-cultural, civility and tolerance, psychological, values clarification and physical. The Division's goals are best defined by the following:
- Providing students the opportunity to set and achieve personal goals consistent with their capacities;
- Providing students the opportunity to develop effective vocational and professional competencies moving toward post-baccalaureate and graduate experiences;
- Assisting students in preparing for participation as responsible members of local, regional, national and international communities; and
- Developing students' co-curricular and academic partnerships through residential colleges and other experiences.