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Division of Student Affairs

The university's Division of Student Affairs oversees all areas of the student's experience with special emphasis on educational and social experiences outside the classroom. Promoting student growth and development while at the University is one of our most important responsibilities.

Please see the bottom of this page for a list of various offices within the Division that are available to support the student experience at Fredonia.  

Update December 2021: As ESS transitions to the Division of Student Affairs, a new mission, vision and set of core values will be developed. The mission, vision and core values below represent ESS - this page will be updated soon. 

Mission Statement
In support of Fredonia's strategic plan and institutional goals, the division will create programs and services to support students in their development of skills leading to personal and academic goals, foster responsible citizenship, and enrich the student experience.

Vision Statement
The division will strive to provide transformative pathways where students are empowered to develop as leaders, embrace diversity, and become life-long contributors in a global society.

Core Values

  • Student Success: Creating pathways to transformative learning environments for students and those who serve them.
  • Excellence, Collegiality, and Professionalism: Modeling professionalism through collaborative, ethical leadership, integrity, credibility, respect, consistency, customer service, and effectiveness.
  • Respecting Diversity, Inclusiveness, and Global Understanding: Standing for a sense of community where all individuals are valued.
  • Assessment and Accountability: Continually evaluating and improving practices, in order to hold professionals accountable through the collection and use of assessment evidence.

The Division of Student Affairs functional units:

Update December 2021: As ESS transitions to the Division of Student Affairs and the campus implements its next Strategic Plan (coming in 2022), new strategic initiatives for the division will be developed. The strategic initiatives below represent ESS - this page will be updated soon. 

Strategic Initiatives for the Division of Student Affairs. 



While hours and access will vary, during breaks (fall, winter, spring, summer), there are a variety of resources that remain available to students. Check the links below and contact offices directly with questions: 


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