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Mission and Core Values


The David L. Eisler Center will serve as the center for all member of the University community - students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests. The David L. Eisler Center will provide services and programs that foster intentional engagement and collaboration.


Ethical Community: we will value the dignity of each member of the University community and treat everyone with respect. Our actions will be guided by fairness, honesty, and integrity. 

Diversity: we will value an open exchange of ideas while respecting each individual regardless of sex, race, creed, age, national origin, physical ability, or sexual orientation.

Collaboration: we will value student, faculty, staff, and local community partnerships that promote the personal and educational development of our students and the communities in which we serve.

Opportunity: we will provide opportunities for civic engagement, leadership development, advancement, and success in our services, events, and activities.

History and Traditions: we will value the role we play in preserving and promoting the traditions of Ferris State University in the David L. Eisler Center.

 Ferris State University's Mission Statement and Values