Mission Statement

Student Life & Leadership (formerly known as Office of the Dean of Students) supports the intellectual, personal, social and professional development of all students. Student Life & Leadership offers education and skill development opportunities that enhance academic success and prepare students for their leadership roles in a diverse, dynamic, and global society..


Core Values

Student Life & Leadership remains committed to promoting and practicing an optimistic set of core values. We support the University of California, Irvine values which are our campus implementation of the University of California values adopted by the Regents in 2005, and we try to infuse these ideals into our programs and relationships with students.


University of California Statement of Ethical Values

Members of the University of California community are committed to the highest ethical standards in furtherance of our mission of teaching, research and public service. We recognize that we hold the University in trust for the people of the State of California. Our policies, procedures, and standards provide guidance for application of the ethical values stated below in our daily life and work as members of this community. We are committed to:

We will conduct ourselves with integrity in our dealings with and on behalf of the University.

We will conscientiously strive for excellence in our work.

We will be accountable as individuals and as members of this community for our ethical conduct and for compliance with applicable laws and University policies and directives.

We will respect the rights and dignity of others.