Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Colorado at Boulder is:

  • To preserve, interpret, and convey humane values and learning, while
  • Creating, integrating, and applying knowledge in the arts and sciences, by
  • Ensuring excellence across a broad scope of liberal arts education,
  • Providing a superior learning experience for students, through dedicated teaching, research, and creative work,
  • Fostering educational exchange within the University, the Colorado community, and society as a whole,
  • And maintaining a community of teachers and scholars devoted to the preservation and discovery of knowledge and to the well-being of future generations.