Mission / Vision / Values
Our mission at UWF is to:
- Provide high-quality undergraduate and graduate education,
- Conduct teaching and research that services the body of knowledge, and
- Contribute to the needs of professions and society
A spirited community of learners, launching the next generation of big thinkers who will change the world.
Our institutional values—shared by students, faculty and staff—make UWF a great place to learn and to work. UWF maintains policies and practices and pursues initiatives congruent with our values.
UWF Operates with Integrity in all Matters: Doing the Right Thing for the Right Reason.
|Caring||Maintaining a safe, dynamic learning and working environment that fosters the development of individual potential.|
|Collaboration||Promoting a culture of supportive and cooperative interactions and communication to advance and achieve shared expectations and goals.|
|Creativity||Providing opportunities to imagine, innovate, inspire, and express different approaches and solutions to existing and anticipated needs and challenges.|
|Entrepreneurship||Encouraging a culture that identifies opportunities to initiate change.|
|Inclusiveness||Welcoming, respecting, and celebrating the differences and the similarities among people and ideas.|
|Innovation||Exploring, expanding, and enhancing learning as well as knowledge through transformational experiences.|