Our Mission, Core Theme, & Vision
Spokane Falls Community College meets the needs of our community by advancing student achievement through quality,
accessible learning opportunities that embrace diversity, promote equity, and foster global awareness.
We fulfill our mission through five core themes:
SFCC faculty, students, and administration commit to excellence in instruction and learning.
SFCC provides students with the tools and opportunities to achieve their goals.
SFCC opens access to all students through a variety of teaching methods, modalities of instruction and services, and locations.
Diversity, Equity, Global Awareness
SFCC advances diversity, promotes equity, and prepares students to live responsibly in an increasingly global civilization.
Responsiveness to Community Needs
SFCC meets the changing needs of our community stakeholders through collaboration and innovation.
SFCC is an educational leader and partner with the community and region in
providing flexible, responsive programs of the highest quality. Our faculty
and staff are dedicated to student success, cultural enrichment and lifelong
learning in a student-centered environment that encourages personal and
Academic Excellence in which both the learner and teacher are responsible for the learning that reflects intellectual
vitality, curiosity, creativity, and rigor.
Academic Freedom in which we recognize freedom of speech, expression and ideas as well as the rights of students,
faculty, and staff involved in intellectual inquiry in the development of knowledge.
Collaboration in governance and working collegially in partnerships which recognize the synergy resulting from broad
participation and valuing all voices.
Diversity in our students, faculty, staff and community in the belief that it enriches our learning and growth.
Personal Excellence which reflects integrity and caring in the entire work of the college.
Respect for each other in recognition of diverse life experiences and the promotion of collegiality based on the belief
in human rights and the dignity of each individual.
Student Success enhanced by our comprehensive support services designed to help students succeed.
Environmental Stewardship through which we demonstrate our respect and responsibility for the natural environment.