Mission & leadership

mission statement

vincennes university develops people and enhances communities through accessible, high-quality educational programs, strategic partnerships, and active engagement.

vision statement

vincennes university is a premier learning institution, widely recognized for leadership in innovation and delivery of successful educational experiences. a broad range of program offerings and a commitment to superior service ensure the university's role as an important link in indiana's economic and cultural vitality. vu is a diverse community whose members all share responsibility for supporting the university's mission and are respected for their contributions.

vincennes university values

  • personal growth and academic excellence for our students, faculty, and staff.
  • collaborative relationships with our stakeholders and communities.
  • an environment that encourages open dialogue and cooperation.
  • continuous improvement through data-informed planning and evaluation.
  • cultural enrichment, diversity, and individual freedom.


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