Mission, Vision, & Values


Mission

We provide students with a strong foundation in liberal arts and social sciences by offering a diverse array of coursework, certificates, and degrees. We prepare students for satisfying careers, responsible citizenship, and a lifelong love of learning while promoting intellectual growth, community engagement, humane values, and respect for human diversity.

 

Vision

The Katherine Reese Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences will be a destination for diverse students, educators, researchers, and creators committed to innovation, dissemination of knowledge, and enriching the community.

 

Values

  • Creativity - reflected in exploration, synthesis, courage, acute observation, imaginative brilliance, and broad-based experience.
  • Connectedness - reflected in cross-disciplinary intellectual growth, self-discovery, global awareness, and active involvement in the community.