Faculty and Academic Staff Handbook

23rd Edition, 2013 Version


Chapter I: Introduction to UW-River Falls

1.1 History

1.2 University of Wisconsin System

  • 1.2.1 Board of Regents
  • 1.2.2 System Administration

1.3 Mission Statements

  • 1.3.1 University of Wisconsin System Mission
  • 1.3.2 University Cluster Core Mission
  • 1.3.3 Select Mission of the University of Wisconsin- River Falls
  • 1.3.4 Shared Vision and Expectations of the Academic Community at River Falls
  • 1.3.5 Vision and Values
  • 1.3.6 Strategic Planning

1.4 Educational Design and Objectives

  • 1.4.1 Educational Objectives
  • 1.4.2 Plan 2008: Educational Quality Through Ethnic and Racial Diversity
  • 1.4.3 General Education Mission
    • 1.4.3.1 General Education Goals, Criteria, and Outcomes

1.5 Academic Organization

  • 1.5.1 The College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences
  • 1.5.2 The College of Arts and Sciences
  • 1.5.3 The College of Business and Economics
  • 1.5.4 The College of Education and Professional Studies
  • 1.5.5 Graduate Studies
  • 1.5.6 Continuing Education

1.6 Accreditation

1.7 UW-River Falls Foundation

1.8 West Central Wisconsin Consortium

1.9 Budgeting

1.10 Equality of Opportunity