The Division of Student Affairs views strategic planning as a continuous quality improvement activity. The process of strategic planning is as valuable as the final written result and Student Affairs utilizes strategic planning to increase organizational learning, develop shared understanding, and advance the strategic priorities of the institution.
Guided by the mission of The College of New Jersey, the Division of Student Affairs, comprised of innovative educators, enriches an inclusive, intercultural environment to foster student learning, healthy behaviors, and personal growth.
To accomplish this mission, the Division of Student Affairs is focused on the following strategic values:
Leadership: Develop leaders to make a positive difference in a global society.
Diversity and Inclusion: Build upon and sustain an inclusive community.
Resilience: Strengthen students’ resilience, capability to recover from setbacks, and ability to thrive in ever-changing environments.
Health and Wellness: Cultivate a holistically healthy and well student body.
Operational Excellence: Enable student affairs to continuously improve in all areas of performance, including decision-making, efficiencies, supporting and developing people, and maximizing resources.