Mission & Strategic Objectives

UConn Global Affairs provides university-wide leadership to build and sustain global education at the University of Connecticut. We service international students and scholars; nurture strategic global partnerships; create and manage student, faculty, and staff mobility programs; promote collaborative international research; develop curricula to build global competency; and deliver educational and professional services that support sustainable economic and social development.

8 Strategic Objectives

Icon - arrow right bullet Build sustainable global partnerships in all world regions
Icon - arrow right bullet Increase and diversify study abroad participation and opportunities
Icon - arrow right bullet Increase undergraduate and graduate international student enrollment and develop pathway programs to facilitate student success
Icon - arrow right bullet Improve networking with international alumni
Icon - arrow right bullet Support interdisciplinary research and development projects on contemporary issues with global and local impact
Icon - arrow right bullet Substantially increase funding for endowments for global education
Icon - arrow right bullet Connect global education with on-campus multicultural programming and community co-curricular activities
Icon - arrow right bullet Build interdisciplinary global education curricula, including foreign languages and area studies programs