Mission: Our mission is to provide our students with an atmosphere of academic freedom and intellectual challenge, the necessary resources to help them develop high cultural and ethical values, critical thinking, and intellectual curiosity, linguistic and technological skills as well as personal and professional skills required for success in their professions and their daily lives. Also we promote the integral development of a diverse student population through research, critical-creative thinking, the construction of knowledge and its application. At last, we promote the development of ethical principles and values that will allow them to contribute to the wellbeing of the community through their knowledge of social systems and their role as responsible citizens.
Programs: Instruction - these are the expenditures incurred to provide a complete instruction program, allowing the students to obtain a higher education of quality. It also includes academic administration expenses which primary function is instructional. Some examples of expenses included in this category are: faculty salaries, expenses incurred by schools, deans, departments and other academic units.
operating and maitenance - these are the expenditures incurred for activities to provide services and maintenance of campus grounds and facilities that are used for educational and general purposes. These include: energy, water and any other utilities necessary for the operation of plant. It also includes custodial and janitorial services for buildings, maintenance of grounds, disaster preparedness, hazardous waste disposal, and logistical services such as central receiving.
scholarship - these are expenditures for scholarships and fellowships from restricted and unrestricted funds in the form of grants to students, resulting from selection by the institutions or from an entitlement program. It also includes trainee stipends. The recipients of grants are not required to perform services for the institutions as consideration for the grants, nor are they expected to repay the amount of the grant to the funding source