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Student Excellence

 ***February 2024 draft***

Definition 

Ferris State University defines student excellence as a commitment to personal and academic growth through relevant experiences and a mastery of applicable knowledge.  At Ferris, excellent students develop the capabilities that enable them to continuously learn, adapt, serve, and perform in their careers and as active citizens.

Commitment Statement 

Ferris State University's commitment to student excellence is comprehensive and multifaceted, encompassing academic rigor, a supportive learning environment, celebration of achievements, mentorship, collaboration, and resources for holistic development.  Through these commitments, we strive to empower our students to excel academically and thrive as individuals prepared for future challenges and opportunities. 

Initiatives

  • Commitment to holistic student development
  • Provide opportunities to continuously engage in career related experiences 
  • Recognize and celebrate student excellence 


 ***February 2024 draft***