Our Vision & Mission


We inspire students to build a better world.


Empowering students to create and achieve their personal and educational goals.

Our Vision, Mission, Values and Goals align with ones from the CSU System, Colorado State University main campus, and the Principles of Community

Our Values

Student Centered: Every student matters: they are the heart of our mission.

Innovation: We engage in leading-edge thinking and explore creative approaches to our work. Outstanding Service: We strive for excellence. Collaboration: We value teamwork and strategic partnerships Integrity: We are honest, ethical and trustworthy. Respect: We honor individual life stories. We treat everyone equitably and with dignity. Inclusion: We promote a welcoming environment that fosters opportunities and access for all individuals. Learning: We encourage individuals to learn and apply knowledge. Discourse: We support open communication and use feedback to explore change.

Our Goals

Positively impact retention and graduation by providing innovative and intentional programs and services. Enhance learning by engaging students in curricular and co-curricular experiences. Support successful student transitions to and through the university. Provide opportunities for students and staff to create meaningful connections. Foster a thriving, healthy, inclusive work environment that encourages growth. Promote a welcoming and diverse environment in which students learn about others with backgrounds and experiences different from their own.