Mission, Vision, Core Values

The mission of GVSU’s Division of Students Affairs is:   

To elevate, challenge, and empower all learners to develop their passions and purpose in a healthy, inclusive, and equitable environment. The Division of Student Affairs positively impacts the university through engaging experiential learning and exceptional student support.


Every learner will belong, persist, and create meaningful lives, careers, and communities.

As student affairs professionals, we value:  

  • Advancing Diversity, Equity, and Justice 
  • Creating a Community of Care and Respect
  • Embracing Collaboration and Creativity 
  • Empowering Experiential and Engaged Learning 
  • Enhancing Health and Well-being 
  • Seeking Understanding Across Differences

Page last modified December 21, 2022