Wilmington University
Mission, Vision & Values

Mission

Wilmington University is committed to excellence in teaching, relevancy of the curriculum, and individual attention to students. As an institution with admissions policies that provide access for all, it offers opportunity for higher education to students of varying ages, interests, and aspirations.

The university provides a range of exemplary career-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs for a growing and diverse student population. It delivers these programs at locations and times convenient to students and at an affordable price. A highly qualified full-time faculty works closely with part-time faculty drawn from the workplace to ensure that the university’s programs prepare students to begin or continue their career, improve their competitiveness in the job market, and engage in lifelong learning.

Vision

Wilmington University will distinguish itself as an open-access educational institution by building exemplary and innovative academic programs and student-centered services while anticipating the career and personal needs of those it serves.

Institutional Values

We are committed to being a University where
respect for each other is paramount,
integrity guides all of our choices,
providing educational opportunity
is our primary purpose, and
responsiveness to community needs is key.

In designing academic programs and student services,
we support innovation
and actively seek faculty with experience
in their fields who can provide students with an
education focused on practical application.

We are especially committed to
caring for our students as customers and partners.

Strategic Initiatives

  • Focusing on Our Students
  • Expanding Opportunity
  • Enhancing Academic Excellence
  • Strengthening Our Organization
  • Investing in Our Future