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.

9 Strategic Objectives

Icon - arrow right bullet Build sustainable global partnerships in all world regions
Icon - arrow right bullet Increase and diversify education abroad participation and opportunities
Icon - arrow right bullet Improve programming and services that facilitate international student success
Icon - arrow right bullet Build interdisciplinary global education curricula
Icon - arrow right bullet Connect global education with on-campus multicultural programming and community co-curricular activities
Icon - arrow right bullet Support interdisciplinary research and development and outreach projects on contemporary issues with global and local impact
Icon - arrow right bullet Contribute to the economic development of the State of Connecticut
Icon - arrow right bullet Improve networking with international alumni
Substantially increase Global Affairs fundraising


Download the 2016 Global Affairs Strategic Plan.