Mission Statement

The mission of the Center for Academic Success (CfAS) is to provide learner-centered curriculum support and services to a diverse group of students, and to facilitate academic advancement by allowing students to explore and process classroom material by providing support in a student-centered environment.

Vision Statement

The Centers for Academic Success will be nationally recognized for its innovative and efficacious initiatives that aspire to meet the ever-changing needs of Florida International University and the community it serves. The CfAS will endeavor to meet these needs with a highly trained professional staff that works collaboratively within the University, and with its partners to actively contribute to a legacy of student success. The CfAS provides a broad range of widely accessible academic enhancement opportunities. Its aim is to promote the quality and scope of student learning through active engagement with the Center’s tutors, technology, and instructional coordinators, as well as working collaboratively with FIU’s faculty, staff, and administration. It emphasizes the reinforcement of knowledge so that students are able to identify and achieve their stated learning goals.

Core Values: S.A.F.E.

The Center for Academic Success is dedicated to:
Supporting the needs of underprepared students
Advancing the goals of prepared students
Facilitating the talents of exceptional students
Empowering all students to fulfill their academic potential