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  1. Mission
    Academic Affairs' mission is to transform Penn State Fayette students into successful professionals through a rigorous curriculum, and exceptional academic support services that foster academic excellence.
  2. Vision
    Academic Affairs will be recognized for its leadership in making Penn State Fayette the premier student-centered education institution in the region; dedicated to preparing global citizens engaged in the community.
  3. Strategies for Accomplishing Mission
    1. Hire and retain excellent faculty and academic affairs staff.
    2. Provided professional development for faculty and staff to foster a continued commitment to lifelong learning and support Penn State standards of excellence.
    3. Provide innovative course offerings supporting degree progression, involving students in interactive learning.
    4. Promote an engaged faculty in the classroom, the campus, and the community.
  4. Values
    1. Student-Contentedness
    2. Professionalism
    3. Integrity
    4. Respect
    5. Innovation
    6. Teamwork
  5. Roles
    1. Academic Affairs
      1. DUS: The Division of Undergraduate Studies provides academic resources and support services for faculty, staff and students, the University campus, and local community while promoting autonomy and independence in responding to changes in individual and institutional needs.
      2. Registrar: The Records Office (Registrar) provides students with the information and resources needed to register for appropriate courses while offering quality support services to students, faculty, and the community-at-large with particular attention to ensuring the integrity of academic policies and procedures.
      3. Library: The campus library creates a welcoming, supportive, and inclusive environment that connects students and scholars to the world of information and ideas.
      4. Teaching and Learning Center: The TLC renders academic support services for faculty and students: providing professional development opportunities for faculty seeking teaching excellence and coursework assistance for students seeking supplemental instruction.
      5. Office of the Director of Academic Affairs: The DAA's office supports student success through coordination of academic services, advocacy for a strong and engaged faculty, and vigorous support of a student-centered learning environment.