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Mission, Vision, Core Values

Mission Statement

As a leader and innovator in experiential education, the University of Montana Western educates undergraduate students through immersive practices in their field of study, strives for continuous improvement, and achieves evidence-supported student learning and achievement outcomes.

Vision Statement

The University of Montana Western will be recognized as the leader in innovative experiential education.

NWCCU Core Themes

The following Core Themes were developed to meet the requirements of the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

1. Continuously improve undergraduate education and experiential learning.

2. Maximize campus-wide support for student success and completion.

3. Foster responsible campus efficiency and stewardship of resources.