• About Us
  • MISSION AND CORE VALUES

    LaGuardia Community College’s mission is to educate and graduate one of the most diverse student populations in the country to become critical thinkers and socially responsible citizens who help to shape a rapidly evolving society.


    Core Values

    Our values are woven into the culture of the College and guide the decisions, actions and behaviors of the LaGuardia community—what we choose to do, how we carry out our work in all parts of the institution, and how we assess the outcome of our individual and shared efforts. Watch the Core Values video.


    Learning

    Learning

    Believing that everyone can learn, we foster a creative and collaborative environment that stimulates the intellect, inspires the imagination
    and enlarges our vision of the world.

    Diversity

    Diversity

    We believe that diverse perspectives make us stronger and seek to learn from everyone’s unique experience and cultural inheritance.

    Opportunity

    Opportunity

    We invest in everyone’s capacity to fulfill their potential and continually advance through the exercise of individual talent and effort.

    Responsibility

    Responsibility

    We aspire to be a caring community, holding ourselves individually and collectively accountable to each other.

    Innovation

    Innovation

    We strive for excellence through innovation, honoring the pioneering spirit of our institution.

    Innovation