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Mission and Vision for the University of Minnesota, Morris

The University of Minnesota, Morris is a unique campus, one of only 25 Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges.

Mission

The University of Minnesota, Morris (UMM) provides a rigorous undergraduate liberal arts education, preparing its students to be global citizens who value and pursue intellectual growth, civic engagement, intercultural competence, and environmental stewardship.

As a public land-grant institution, UMM is a center for education, culture, and research for the region, nation, and world. UMM is committed to outstanding teaching, dynamic learning, innovative faculty and student scholarship and creative activity, and public outreach. Our residential academic setting fosters collaboration, diversity, and a deep sense of community.

—Approved by Campus Assembly April 2009

Vision

The University of Minnesota, Morris's vision focuses on students: