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The Mission of The University
of North Carolina at Greensboro

Approved by Chancellor Brady, December 15, 2008
Endorsed by the Board of Trustees, February 19, 2009

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is . . .

A learner-centered, accessible, and inclusive community fostering intellectual inquiry to prepare students for meaningful lives and engaged citizenship;

A research university where collaborative scholarship and creative activity enhance quality of life across the lifespan;

A source of innovation and leadership meeting social, economic, and environmental challenges in the Piedmont Triad, North Carolina, and beyond; and

A global university integrating intercultural and international experiences and perspectives into learning, discovery, and service.