Vision and Values Statement

Business Affairs is a division where trust, respect, and integrity guide our service and where people at all levels of the organization and their ideas are valued.

  • We are empowered and engaged.
  • We are inclusive, cooperative, and collaborative.
  • We have the tools and resources to excel at our jobs.
  • We work together for the good of the whole.
  • We work in an open and accountable manner.
  • We encourage a work/life balance.
  • We are innovative.
  • We recognize and reward excellence.


The University of Richmond carries out its activities within a framework of exemplary business practices. Business Affairs delivers services to all members of our campus community and our external customers in a timely, professional manner with the highest standard of integrity. We conduct the business of the University in ways that consistently enhance the educational experience of our students and advance the reputation of the University.