Mission, Vision, Values

The mission, vision and values of the Division of Student Affairs are an extension of the University of Florida's. We view ourselves as partners in pursuit of institutional goals and objectives.


Student Affairs actively contributes to the university’s academic mission, provides comprehensive student services, and educates all UF students. Student Affairs enriches student learning through leadership, service, engagement, and self-discovery resulting in a well-qualified, healthy, and broadly diverse citizenry and workforce.


The Division of Student Affairs will exemplify the professional hallmarks of student affairs best practices for creating educational environments where students develop as leaders, embrace diversity and become life-long contributors in a global society.


As members of an inclusive community, we value:

  • Excellence
  • Leadership & Service
  • Exploration & Creativity
  • Respect for Self & Others
  • Diversity
  • Well-being