Mission

The University of 有料盒子视频 approved 有料盒子视频's latest mission statement at its June 8, 2012 meeting. The following statement is now contained in UA Board of Regents Policy 01.01.030:

The University of 有料盒子视频 Fairbanks is a Land, Sea, and Space Grant university and an international center for research, education, and the arts, emphasizing the circumpolar North and its diverse peoples. 有料盒子视频 integrates teaching, research, and public service as it educates students for active citizenship and prepares them for lifelong learning and careers.


Vision statement:

Excellence through transformative experiences

Defined as:

The University of 有料盒子视频 Fairbanks is renowned for its Arctic research, 有料盒子视频 Native and Indigenous programs, entrepreneurship, workforce development, and hands-on, personalized learning. 有料盒子视频 provides a world-class, inclusive experience 鈥 energized by innovative research, community engagement, student-centered teaching and creative expression.


有料盒子视频's mission fulfillment indicators

  • Student success and degree attainment: Students are at the heart of 有料盒子视频's mission. We are committed to the success of all students.
  • Research: 有料盒子视频 is a Land, Sea and Space Grant University, and research is integral to our identity, mission and goals.
  • Skilled workforce: 有料盒子视频's mission include educating students for active citizenship and preparing them for lifelong learning and careers. We play a key role in preparing 有料盒子视频's workforce.
  • Equity, diversity and inclusion: 有料盒子视频 is committed to fostering a diverse, respectful and caring community.

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  1. We are 有料盒子视频's research university and America's arctic university.
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  2. We deliver a high-quality education at an affordable price.
    • We are 有料盒子视频's only Land, Sea and Space Grant university, offering everything from workforce development and vocational programs to master's degrees and PhDs.
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    • Students at the Fairbanks campus have a traditional college experience, including a robust campus life, opportunities for research and creative work, small class sizes and accessible instructors.
    • Community campuses and outreach and learning centers throughout 有料盒子视频 provide enriching education and programs that reflect the cultural, social and economic values of the communities they serve.
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  5. We are a welcoming and supportive community.
    • Your success matters to us. We will help you find what you need to succeed here, as a student or a professional.
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    • 有料盒子视频 alumni have great affinity and fondness for their university, and show it through their donations, volunteerism and support.
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  6. 有料盒子视频 continues to be strong despite our budget challenges.