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Mission Statement

The mission of the Division of Student Affairs is to support and complement the academic mission of the University by working collaboratively with students, faculty and staff to provide co-curricular programming and services that promote the intellectual and personal development of our students. Through the collaboration of University departments, we are committed to providing a comprehensive university experience that is student-centered and assists in preparing our students' development that will enable them to be productive members of our rapidly changing global economy and society. Through our efforts, we focus on student development on such critical issues as personal responsibility, sense of community, respect for others, appreciation of diversity and ethical citizenship.


women at graduationCenter for Diversity & Inclusion

The Center for Diversity & Inclusion (CDI) at the Embry-Riddle Prescott Campus celebrates the diversity of students, faculty and staff, and assists in efforts that create an inclusive academic and learning environment through programs, services, resources, trainings and workshops. The Center for Diversity & Inclusion is open to everyone and provides resources and advocacy specifically on behalf of women in STEM, people of color, LGBTQ+ persons and students from other diverse identity groups.

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a zen tower of rocksCounseling

Maintaining mental health is essential for academic success and a productive career. The mission of Counseling Services is to help students achieve educational goals, learn problem solving, increase and enhance capacity for satisfying interpersonal relationships, narrow career goals, and make full use of their potential for continued growth beyond the educational experience at Embry-Riddle.

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Dean of Students Office

The mission of the Dean of Students Office is to support Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and the Division of Student Affairs by providing services, resources and advocacy for all of our students to promote an ethical community through fundamental fairness, mutual respect, personal accountability and responsible citizenship. Through our collaborative efforts, we strive to create a safe and welcoming campus environment that embraces a diversity of ideas, beliefs and cultures, where ideas can be freely exchanged in an environment guided by fairness, honesty and integrity.

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Disability Support Services

The University is committed to creating an accessible academic community for each of its students. Disability Support Services (DSS) staff assign accommodations for equal access to classes and living space to qualifying students with disabilities who request them. Staff are available to meet with students at any time during the semester when they have questions about their accommodations or other concerns. The department also oversees the testing center.

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students at the beachHealth & Wellness Services

The mission of the Wellness Center is to maintain optimum physical and emotional health of the Embry-Riddle student body through the provision of quality, accessible, comprehensive, and cost-effective health care. The Wellness Center also promotes healthy behavior and lifestyle choices through ongoing educational outreach and programming.

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a dorm roomHousing & Residence Life

Living on campus is an exciting opportunity for Embry-Riddle students. The residence halls provide an environment that supports academics with a genuine community feel. The Housing and Residence Life staff provides  programs that create a living and learning environment that encourages academic achievement and assists students in their growth outside the classroom. Each residence hall is staffed with a Resident Assistant who supports students and builds community. Living on campus will keep you connected to the University and involved with new friends.

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students on campusStudent Engagement

The Department of Student Engagement will provide intentional programs and services for holistic growth and skill development, resulting in personal and professional success and contributing to the meaningful co-curricular experience of Embry-Riddle Prescott students. Student Engagement supports and oversees student organizations, fraternity and sorority life, the Board of Campus Activities, leadership programs, and transition programs. With approximately 3,000 undergraduate students from 49 states and nearly 45 countries, Embry-Riddle has something to offer for everyone.

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