The mission of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management (SAEM) at IU Northwest is to foster student success.
As an integral partner in fulfilling the academic mission of Indiana University Northwest, Student Affairs and Enrollment Management places students, student learning, and the development of the whole student first and foremost. Among other things, we activate access for motivated students, set high expectations, encourage campus and community engagement, and present a necessary balance of challenge and support. Through our programs, services, and partnerships, we facilitate our students' transformation into resilient, resourceful, and successful IU Northwest alumni.
Student Success – we will collaborate with our colleagues throughout campus to support and challenge students in a way that fosters persistence towards academic goals and engagement in lifelong learning.
Community Engagement – we will partner with students to actively embrace the concept of civic responsibility by providing opportunities for them to contribute their skills, talents, and experiences to improve the lives of those around them.
Inclusiveness – we will work to ensure that our campus is a welcoming environment for the many diverse populations of Northwest Indiana by promoting cultural competency and civility.
Student Centeredness – we will ensure that campus decisions and policies are made with considerable student input and that their success is our main priority.
Accountability – we will promote a culture of responsibility by holding ourselves and our professional colleagues accountable for excellent customer service and an exemplary student experience.
Collaboration – we will acknowledge the expertise of our professional colleagues across campus by creating meaningful partnerships to continuously improve the student experience and make maximal use of resources.
In support of the overall mission of Indiana University Northwest, we collaborate with our faculty and staff colleagues to: