It is the vision of the Board of Directors of the Foundation to become a comprehensive financial resource and service provider for the University through the development of innovative programs and proven revenue-generating strategies. By becoming a critical and active link between the University and the local community, the Foundation will consistently support the University's ever-expanding educational mission and objectives.


The Foundation will achieve its mission and vision by developing and implementing programs effectively, as well as by adhering to the following values and qualities:

  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to customer service
  • Have an on-going dedication to support University needs
  • Maintain efficiency and quality
  • Demonstrate a concern for the community and for bringing together the community and the University ("the Communiversity")
  • Maintain open communication among University administration, staff, faculty, students and the community
  • Think creatively about solutions

Adopted July 1, 2001