Providing access to meaningful international experience for all students,
particularly those who would not otherwise have the opportunity,
and students from under-represented groups.
Using the study abroad/international programs to have a tangible positive impact on communities
in need in the host country through both short and long term projects and partnerships.
Teaching and cultivating a variety of marketable as well as practical skills and traits
through the international experience, including (but not limited to): language skills, financial literacy,
confidence, cross-cultural communication, and humility.
Promoting a culture of global citizenship among program participants,
and to use these experiences to encourage leadership on the local, regional, national, and international level
upon conclusion of the programs.