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Mission & Vision

The mission of Student Life & Leadership is to further the holistic education of Cal State San Marcos students in preparation for their role as active participants in a diverse global community. In all endeavors, Student Life & Leadership seeks to embody our primary values of Student-Centered Service, Inclusiveness, Teamwork and Innovation.

Student Life & Leadership will promote a rich co-curricular agenda to further student education, wellness and retention from admission through graduation. Department programs and services will enable students to practice the concepts and skills they learn in the classroom as they engage a myriad of campus involvement opportunities. Students will build self-awareness and expand their worldview as they engage their peers amidst the diversity of the campus community. By engaging the intentional learning experiences offered by Student Life & Leadership, students will expand their skills in critical thinking, communication and leadership thus maximizing their university experience and preparation for life after college.