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Student Affairs COVID-19 Response.

Mission, Vision & Values


Facilitate an inclusive environment where recreation and wellness opportunities transform, engage, and care for the App State community to enhance student learning and development.


An equitable UREC community with opportunities for everyone with everyone.


  • WELLBEING:  We empower the holistic physical, emotional, and social wellbeing of the App State community.
  • EQUITY, DIVERSITY & INCLUSION:  We design opportunities for everyone to engage and thrive.
  • SUSTAINABILITY:  We advocate to champion sound social, environmental, and economic practices.
  • TRANSFORM:  We transform, educate, and inspire through innovative experiential learning and leadership community experiences.
  • CARE:  We create a culture of care that supports individuals' self-discovery of their cultural identity.
  • ONE App State:  We are team players. We nurture collaboration partnerships to pursue excellence in the student experience.