We are committed to being a national model for social work programs within a premier urban, public research university.
We will sustain our national leadership in social work education with comprehensive programs that prepare influential scholars, practitioners and professional leaders in social work.
We will be an influential center within Richmond and Virginia in the development, translation and dissemination of research focused upon social and economic justice and human health.
We will serve as an active and powerful partner with the community, committed to impact through learning, innovation and discovery.
We will celebrate and maximize the benefits of diversity to enhance student and alumni success and the value of our scholarship, teaching and service.