Strategic Plan 2016-21

VISION

UNCW WILL BE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE
IN EVERYTHING IT DOES, FOR ITS GLOBAL MINDSET,
AND FOR ITS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT.

MISSION

The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state's coastal
university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching and mentoring
with research and service. Our commitment to student engagement,
creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible
citizenship is expressed in our baccalaureate and master's programs, as well as doctoral
programs in areas of expertise that serve state
needs. Our culture reflects our values of diversity and globalization,
ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation.