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Vision & Mission


Vision: To be the benchmark for higher education audit, risk and compliance functions and serve as a catalyst for enhancing the University’s ability to deliver the highest quality education, promote groundbreaking research, and serve our local, national and global communities.


Mission Statement:  The Office of Audit, Risk, & Compliance is a collaborative partner dedicated to assisting Vanderbilt's Board of Trust and senior management to enhance and protect the University by optimizing its governance, risk management and control processes through the provision of risk based and objective assurance, counsel, and insight.