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Mission, Vision, and Values



The Experiential Learning Center's (ELC) mission is to be the resource for the facilitation of learning experiences that integrate and enrich academic knowledge, professional development, community partnership, and support of undergraduate research and scholarly activity.



The ELC's vision is to be a leading model for progress, innovation, and best practices in Experiential Learning.


The ELC's values are in line with the staff's passions of Student Development. These passions assist in the advocacy for individualized service that meets the goals and needs of our students, faculty, and partners. Our positive approach to coaching, development, leadership, and mentorship allow us to focus on each student as the dynamic opportunity they are.

Student Focus:
      • Innovation, progress, efficiency, resourcefulness, and valuing individuality
Collaboration and Community:
      • Transparency, connection, service, teamwork, inclusivity, and equality
Demonstrating Integrity:
      • Honesty, respect, leadership, accountability, loyalty, and balance
Learning and Experience:
      • Research, growth, professional development, exploration, and self-actualization

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