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UGS Division Mission, Values and Goals

UGS Division Mission

UGS Mission

Our mission is to provide holistic academic services through various departmental programs and resources that promote equity, retention, timely graduation and student defined success for all undergraduate students.

UGS Division Values

UGS Values

Student Success

Collaborative Community

Faculty/Staff Enrichment

Educational Equity 

Impactful Learning

2018-2019 UGS Division Goals

  • Pilot a co-curricular first year experience 
  • Develop a passport program for each year of the student life cycle
  • Develop a one-stop shop for UGS student services
  • Administer an E-advising platform 
  • Implement a UGS paraprofessional training and development program
  • Implement comprehensive program assessment that ties to strategic objectives

2017-2018 UGS Division Goals

  • Complete UGS Strategic Planning Process
  • Develop GI 2025 benchmarks, timeline, and performance metrics
  • Develop program assessment protocols for each department/program
  • Establish a sustainable budget model
  • Develop an integrative UGS brand identify and marketing strategy
  • Expand EAB adoption in UGS and Academic Affairs
  • Develop Q2S advising plan
  • Develop an integrative advising model, that includes UGS, colleges, and campus partners
  • Develop undeclared and GE advising roadmaps
  • Review priority registration
  • Integrate and expand PAES/Honors Programs
  • Develop a UGS onboarding process for professional staff and paraprofessional students
  • Expand alumni connections and program advisory boards
  • Explore program and staff certifications
  • Enhance academic support services in SOAR and CFS
  • Develop an expanded first-year model, that leverages SOAR and CFS
  • Pilot a one-stop shop for select UGS departments