In accordance with this overall mission, the Intercultural Council has adopted the following challenges that will guide its work:

1. To develop shared understandings and promote actions that advance intercultural competence.
2. To foster a genuinely inclusive intercultural community.
3. To promote active learning toward intercultural competence.
4. To improve recruitment and retention of a diverse educational community (students, workforce, and management).

Four areas of learning design:
Access and Success, Campus Climate, Education and Curriculum, Instituional vitality and viability