Our Core Purpose

The Division of Student Life supports the University of Oregon’s teaching, research, and community service mission by transforming and advancing student learning and success.

Our Vision

The Division of Student Life provides and promotes exceptional and transformative experiences that prepare students to be healthy, successful, inspired global citizens.  Within collaborative and inclusive communities that embody the values of diversity, innovation, and social justice, we actively facilitate experiential learning and engage students in meaningful and deliberate activities, programs, and services.

Our Core Values

In addition to the values set forth in our vision, we value and are committed to:

  • Integrity
  • Multicultural competence
  • Care & Compassion
  • Sustainability
  • Innovation & Adaptability
  • Accessibility
  • Personal development
  • Responsible stewardship

Our Key Strategic Goals

In pursuit of our core purpose, vision, and core values, we have identified three key strategic goals to focus our priorities. The Division of Student Life will:

  1. Create an exceptional experience for every student.
  2. Serve as a model of equity, inclusion, and collaboration.
  3. Work to maximize effectiveness and efficiencies, prioritizing decisions using evidence-based analysis.