DGAU is a teaching and learning community dedicated to excellence and committed to preparing students for lives of accomplishment in a world of unprecedented challenge and change.
Our mission is to provide opportunities and services of high quality to undergraduate students. We are guided by a commitment to all who see education as a key to a career and personal fulfillment as well as a devotion to our country.
Our academic programs encompass photography, fine arts, music, design, physical education, social welfare, and Japanese. We help to fill the need for continually updated knowledge and skills required for lifelong learning, and by providing a wide spectrum of continuing-education opportunities.
Our faculty, staff and administration are dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in student achievement, instructional programs and supportive services. We foster faculty-student collaboration in learning, encourage and support the research, scholarship and creative activity of our faculty, and seek to contribute to the development of the communities we serve.
DGAU strives to be an interactive university, forming partnerships with individual and organizations in the public and private sectors. We accept the challenge of helping to shape society's future, as we seek to contribute to our nation's cultural enrichment through artistic activities.