Mission Statement

Indiana State University combines a tradition of strong undergraduate and graduate education with a focus on community and public service. We integrate teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens for Indiana and the world.

  Vision Statement

Inspired by a shared commitment to improving our communities, Indiana State University will be known nationally for academic, cultural, and research opportunities designed to ensure the success of its people and their work.

  Values

       Indiana Integrity
  We demonstrate integrity through honesty, civility, and fairness.
       State Scholarship
  We value high standards for learning, teaching and inquiry.
       T Transforming
  We foster personal growth within an environment in which every individual matters.
       R Responsibility
  We uphold the responsibility of university citizenship.
       E Education
  We provide a well-rounded education that integrates professional preparation and study in the arts and sciences with co-curricular involvement.
       E Embrace Diversity
  We embrace the diversity of individuals, ideas, and expressions.
       S Stewardship
  We exercise stewardship of our global community.