Mission, Vision and Values

Core Purpose

Inspire Action Through Leadership


Through intentionality of programming, application of theory, leadership development, and mentoring to exercise leadership


Innovative, inclusive and inspiring leadership development


The Leadership Co-Curricular Certificate aspires to develop student leadership on the Miami University Regional Campuses. The Regional Office of Student Activities & Orientation (ROSA) is committed to the development of cross-cultural and transformational leadership with a student-centered approach. As the hub for student engagement at Miami University Regionals, this certificate will establish and leverage relationships with stakeholders to advance a synergistic and intentional culture of leadership development. The success of the participants will positively impact other initiatives across Miami University and immediate surrounding communities, resulting in partnerships that advance practice and knowledge around holistic student leadership development.


The Regional Office of Student Activities & Orientation (ROSA) embraces the philosophy put forth in the research on Positive Institutions. This includes an emphasis on justice, responsibility, civility, nurturance, work ethic, leadership, teamwork, purpose and tolerance. In addition to this commitment, we are also guided by the following:

  • Global Citizenship
  • Authenticity
  • Student-Centeredness
  • Professionalism
  • Inclusion
  • Collaboration