In support of the University Vision "to provide a public undergraduate education unexcelled in the state and selected excellent graduate programs," and to help students excel during their academic careers, the five Academic Centers for Excellence--The Languages and Social Sciences Center, the Mathematics Center, the Communication Center, the Science Center, and the Writing Center-- are committed to the following goals and objectives for the 2014-2015 academic year:
I. Provide all students individualized academic and personal support that will help further their critical thinking skills and be successful in the University.
II. Provide all students access to technology, while using technological resources to promote student learning.
III. Provide Center peer tutors and graduate assistants an opportunity to grow, to develop their skills, to enhance their own learning experiences, and to contribute to the University community.
IV. Collaborate with faculty and departments to support efforts to develop students’ critical analytical thinking skills across the disciplines.
V. Support other Student Success Initiative programs.
VI. Help develop community both within and beyond the University.
VII. Be accountable to the University and community.