Mission, Vision and Values

MISSION 

Undergraduate Academic Affairs fosters student and faculty engagement to produce academic experiences and research opportunities and to create academic communities that engage students in meaningful, active learning that promotes excellence.

VISION 
Challenge students to engage in dynamic ideas, innovation, and diverse learning opportunities offered at a research university so that they reach their academic and professional potential and become engaged citizens of a global community.

AREAS OF SUPPORT

  • Access
  • Excellence
  • Support
  • Policy

Access - We believe Rutgers students should experience the benefits that a large research institution has to offer and have the ability to afford and complete a comprehensive Rutgers education. We are committed to providing each student, regardless of their background, access to a comprehensive Rutgers education.

Excellence - UAA’s programs, initiatives, and experiences represent our students’ cultural, racial and economic diversity, and bring these perspectives to the forefront of the University’s intellectual enterprise. We strive for excellence in programming that we provide to address student needs in a coherent and continuous manner.

Support - As an academic research institution, we must connect faculty and staff with students to ensure exciting academic and professional experiences to maximize student potential and success after Rutgers. We are dedicated to ensuring students are given the resources and services they need to excel in the classroom and beyond.

Policy - As an academic research institution, we must connect faculty and staff with students to ensure exciting academic and professional experiences to maximize student potential and success after Rutgers. We are dedicated to ensuring students are given the resources and services they need to excel in the classroom and beyond. Our policy work reinforces our commitment to students, who are our number one priority in our decision-making process, planning, and implementation of services across units and schools.
 

UAA 2017-2018 ANNUAL REPORT