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Environmental Health and Safety


About the Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Environmental Health and Safety is to support the university’s mission through partnership, guidance, and education to promote health, safety, protection of the environment, and regulatory compliance.

Vision Statement

Everyone. Home. Safely.

Core Values

  • Fostering collaborative relationships
  • Transparency of operations
  • Quality customer service
  • Continuous improvement
  • Team-based philosophy
  • Provide innovative leadership
  • Maintain technical expertise
  • Deliver effective education
  • Promote a culture of safety and environmental stewardship