Mission & Strategy
Founded in 1866, Lebanon Valley College guides students to lifelong success through exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs delivered in a practical, supportive environment. Through our Imagine LVC Strategic Plan, we are looking forward, moving forward, and energized about the future.
- Broad and deep learning
- Health and wellness
- Critical thinking and creativity
For Each Other
- Inclusive excellence
- Shared governance
- Communication and analytical skills
- Service and global citizenship
- Kindness, community, and relationships
- Environmental sustainability
- Adaptability and innovation
Lebanon Valley College educates students for lifelong success through exceptional undergraduate liberal arts programs and professional graduate programs delivered in an engaging and supportive academic and co-curricular environment. We educate our students to think critically and creatively, analyze and address complex issues, and communicate effectively. We guide them in deepening their commitment to inclusion, civic engagement, and global citizenship.
Our Strategic Vision
LVC will become the regional leader in higher education, known for offering high-quality academic and co-curricular programs in a personalized, inclusive environment that emphasizes career success and personal wellbeing.
Our Value Proposition
Through exceptional academics delivered in an ecosystem of support, Lebanon Valley College students achieve more than they ever thought possible for themselves, their families, and society. Our students benefit from highly attentive academic, personal, and career guidance; forge lifelong bonds; and lead successful, fulfilling lives.
LVC is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.