Mission & Values


The mission of the Office of New Student & Family Services is to facilitate intentional programs and services for new and continuing students and their families that inspire successful transitions, university engagement, student development, community, and Niner Pride.

Values Statement

Within the Office of New Student and Family Services, our staff, programs, and services uphold the following values:

Courage – Leaning into discomfort and taking thoughtful risks to do good.

Equity – Striving to welcome, value, and affirm all.

Growth – Continuously pursuing our personal and programmatic potential.

Connection – Fostering belonging and opportunity through meaningful experiences.