The Division of Academic Affairs at Edward Waters University is devoted to serving as an exemplary academic division committed to fostering quality education, scholarship, research and service through involved, innovative, and informed faculty and staff. Our faculty is committed to providing students an educational experience conducive to scholarly pursuits, preparation for leadership roles in the workplace, society and the world, and lifelong learning in a technologically advanced, complex global society. Our students will become intentional learners with the ability to integrate knowledge across fields, experiences, and levels of learning; formulate and ask complex questions; understand and interrelate among global communities; and engage with a diverse civic society.
Our mission is to create and provide a stimulating and supportive learning environment for our students that is enriched with expansive opportunities to engage them in intentional learning for academic and lifelong success as leaders who can and will make a difference globally. Our ongoing goal is to be in a continual state of improving the academic standards and competitiveness of the University. The Academic Affairs area is responsible for the administration of the academic programs. Academic administrators, faculty and staff work collectively and collaboratively to facilitate the mission of the University through its delivery of effective twenty-first century instruction and quality academic support services. Faculty, staff, and administrators demonstrate and promote high academic standards and expectations through leadership, scholarship, research, and public service