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Edmonds Community College    
  Feb 24, 2018
Policy Management
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BOT 6.0 - Mission, Vision, Core Themes, and Values :

The Edmonds Community College Board of Trustees supports the college’s Mission, Vision, Core Themes, and Values. As the governing body for the college, the Board of Trustees approval is required before changes can be implemented. 

The current Mission, Vision, Core Themes, and Values are as follows:




Transforming lives through exemplary, nationally recognized educational and career pathways.


Guided by innovation, equity, inclusion, and a global perspective, we are committed to…

  • Academic Excellence
  • Student Success
  • Community Engagement


The Board, Employees, and Students of Our College Value…

Collaboration and Communication

  • We promote respectful collaboration, communication, and interaction among students and employees.
  • We develop and maintain a safe, healthy, and professional environment that fosters creativity, innovation, learning, and personal growth.

Responsibility and Accountability

  • We manage our resources with efficiency and integrity to ensure the long-term health of the college.
  • We infuse sustainable and transparent practices throughout all aspects of the college’s operations and programs.

Innovation and Creativity

  • We continuously seek opportunities to improve the quality of our lives, the college, our community, and the world.
  • We explore, create, and evaluate in order to improve.

Diversity, Respect, and Inclusion

  • We celebrate the individuality and diversity of our students and colleagues, as well as the diversity of our college, community, nation, and world.
  • We require equity and mutual respect.

An in-depth review of the Mission, Vision, Core Themes, and Values will be conducted at least once every seven (7) years.

Board of Trustee(s)

BOT 6.01pr Mission, Vision, Core Themes, and Values: Procedure

(was) B 1.1 Mission Statement, Vision Statement, Core Themes, Strategic Objectives, and Values

CONTENT OWNER. The primary responsibility for this policy belongs to:
President’s Office, Secretary of the Board of Trustees

President’s Office, Secretary of the Board of Trustees

Three years. Requires President consulting with the Board of Trustees Chair on changes made.

2017-Feb 09  Revised by Board Resolution 17-2-1

2014-Feb 18  Reviewed

2013-Nov 21  Amended by Resolution No. 13-11-2

2013-May 09  Amended by Resolution No. 13-5-1

2012-Sep 09  Amended by Resolution No. 12-9-3

2012-Aug  First Consideration of B 1.1

2010-Jun 09  Amended by Resolution No. 10-6-9

2007-Jan 11  Amended 

2001-May  Approved B 1.1 (and B 1.2)

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