Mission and Core Values


The mission of the William Paterson University Directors' Council is to facilitate ongoing communication between Directors, provide review, comment and guidance on WPUNJ programs, policies and regulations, and to encourage collaboration in support of the WPUNJ mission and the University's Strategic Plan.  In pursuit of this mission the Directors' Council provides professional development opportunities for members promoting life-long learning, reflection and excellence.

Core Values:

  • Enhance student success
  • Empower Directors to effect change
  • Collaborate to foster inter- and intra-departmental assistance and support
  • Promote open communication
  • Maintain a climate of congeniality and respect
  • Value high quality professional development and growth of administrators