About the Division of Student Affairs

Students enjoy a sunny day on Kogan Plaza.
Engaging Students from the Nation's Capital

Reporting to the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Division of Student Affairs supports the mission of the George Washington University through its vision of empowering students to learn and thrive.

Vision

Empowering students to learn and thrive

Values

Accountability:

  • Holding ourselves and others responsible

Inclusion:

  • Equality of opportunity and a sense of belonging

Innovation:

  • Imaginative thinking with agile action

Integrity:

  • Consistency and truthfulness in word and action

Learning:

  • Continuous improvement through engagement, listening, and reflection

Support:

  • Guiding students in their self-discovery and growth; valuing the contributions and development of our team

Focus Areas

  • Career and Professional Development

  • Community, Citizenship, and Leadership

  • Wellbeing

  • Operational Excellence

GW Student Affairs Vision, Values, and Focus Areas (pdf)

updated September 2017