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UWL values the "mens corpusque" educational philosophy that recognizes each student as a whole person and aspires to enhance both mind and body through the noble search for knowledge, truth, and meaning central to a wide range of high quality learning experiences and scholarly pursuits.
UWL values diversity, equity, and the inclusion and engagement of all people in a safe campus climate that embraces and respects the innumerable different perspectives found within an increasingly integrated and culturally diverse global community.
The entire UWL campus is engaged in diversity and inclusion through Inclusive Excellence, our active, intentional, and ongoing commitment to bridge differences with understanding and respect so that all may thrive. These are examples of offices on campus with specific leadership responsibilities related to our diversity and inclusion efforts.
UWL values a high quality of life and work balance, incorporating best practices for shared governance and the acquisition and efficient management of resources, equitable compensation, general wellness, and social, environmental, and economic sustainability.
UWL values civic engagement and a renewed commitment to the Wisconsin Idea, in which our socially responsible campus serves as a resource for our increasingly intertwined local, state, and global communities, collaborating and sharing resources and expertise to improve the human condition.