Founded in 1981 University of Western California mission is
to provide excellence in educating and developing all
expertise in serving traditional students and adult learners,
in a healthy and collegiate environment.
of Western California vision
is to become a premier leader among its peer group
as an institution preparing ordinary persons so that
they will be able to perform extraordinary tasks
as citizen leaders. To accomplish the vision, the
future focus of the institution will be as follows:
1. Expanding and enhancing curricular offerings
in high demand fields so students are competitive
the global workforce.
2. Connecting the campus and community to the world
through the expansion of technology.
3. Building business and community partnerships
for a better tomorrow.
4. Ensuring student success through career connections.
5.Proving quality, flexible education to working
professional and adult learners through modern
UWC promotes academic excellence in its faculty, staff, and
especially its students. The level of excellence is objective,
for the abilities of the student. We graduate a large
number of students with academic awards (Summa and Magna
Academic Deans Award). We encourage academic partnerships
with other institutions for our students, where their
skills and achievements are highlighted, enhanced, and
to the public.
University of Western California fosters service-minded
leaders and change agents. Western California
University mentors and nurtures students thereby
enabling students to reach for employment success
and personal fulfillment. Through the act of
humane exchange and outreach, the University
provides service and creates service providers.
The University exhibits a connectedness between
students, faculty and staff. This creates an
advantageous exchange between one and all.
We recognize our existence in a futuristic society
and look to the needs of our students today
and in the future. This has been the case from
the beginning, and we will continue to be visionaries
for the benefit of those who have been underserved
in the past. We embrace our ability and desire
to be proactive in recognizing and addressing
the needs of today’s students and those yet