Mission Statement

We create an innovative, interdisciplinary and highly accessible learning environment committed to student success and a sustainable future of our communities, state and planet. Through the transformative power of the liberal arts, education in the professions and robust engagement of our students, we instill and promote service to others, preservation of the earth and respect and appreciation for the diverse peoples of our region and world.

Vision Statement

We educate people to lead inspired lives.

Shared Fundamental Values

  • Civic engagement and leadership
  • International and multicultural understanding
  • Belief in the power of the liberal arts
  • Environmental stewardship