PVCC understands the relationship between its mission and the diversity of society at large and of its local communities in particular. Further, PVCC understand and recognizes its role in a multicultural society and appropriately acknowledges and celebrates human diversity within its mission and when meeting the needs of its constituencies it serves.
PVCC's Mission and Values statements explicitly declare its commitment to recognizing and reflecting diversity and inclusion for its constituents and in its practices PVCC's first supporting value is Inclusiveness/Diversity: We value inclusiveness and respect each other's viewpoints and ideas. We value individual diversity and the uniqueness of the individual. We acknowledge that diversity, in all its forms, enriches our learning environment. PVCC promotes the free exchange of ideas and opinions and the fair an equitable treatment of all.
PVCC’s Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: As a college we embrace equity, engagement, inclusion, and innovation. We seek to continuously improve our campus culture through diverse identities, expertise, and perspectives. We are committed to creating engaging relationships that inspire and support all learners to increase their capacity for personal growth and positive social change. PVCC provides access to these opportunities in a welcoming, inclusive, and supportive environment for our students, employees, and community members.