Vision, Mission, and Values

Vision, Mission, and Values


We provide exceptional and creative learning experiences that prepare all learners to achieve their dreams and transform their lives.


Estrella Mountain is an innovative higher learning organization responding to the diverse needs of West Valley communities. Learners have an opportunity to successfully accomplish their educational and personal goals through the following college purposes:

  • Developmental Education
  • General Education
  • Transfer Education
  • Learner Support Services
  • Workforce Development
  • Community Education
  • Civic Responsibility
  • Global Engagement

Our Service Strategy reminds us that
Your Success is Our Success


We value learning and engagement through:


We believe in keeping students at the forefront of decision-making to enable their success by assessing and understanding their needs, interests, culture, talents, and goals. 



We believe learning happens in many ways, thus we provide meaningful and engaging experiences that promote transformation, growth, and continuous improvement.



We believe in demonstrating a consistent and uncompromising adherence to ethical principles and values by practicing accountability, transparency, and honesty. 



We believe in fostering an environment that compassionately supports each individual's unique approach to enhancing their health and maximizing their potential. 


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

We believe in cultivating a respectful environment that embraces the power of a diverse community, fosters a climate of respect, and promotes a sense of belonging.