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Mission, Vision, Values


Our Mission

Austin Peay State University is a mission-driven, community-minded institution that provides transformational experiences through innovative, creative, and scholarly activities. We welcome and inspire an inclusive community of learners to make a positive impact regionally and globally.

 

Our Vision

We will be the region’s university of choice for those seeking to improve their lives. We will achieve this vision through student-centered teaching, unique developmental opportunities, and our focus on innovative research and public service.

 

Our Values

We are a collaborative community that values personal growth and life-long engagement through the promotion of integrity and academic excellence.

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE      

By providing meaningful and practical learning opportunities with highly qualified and dedicated faculty and staff.

INTEGRITY                                

By maintaining an honest, fair, and credible environment.

COMMUNITY                             

By fostering learning in an environment where all are welcomed and valued.

PERSONAL GROWTH            

By providing the knowledge, tools and resources for all Governors to reach their full potential.

LIFE-LONG ENGAGEMENT   

By providing services, programs and experiences that promote loyalty, pride and mutual support.

COLLABORATION                   

By enriching our local, regional and global communities through value-added programs, strategic partnerships, and meaningful service.

 

Strategic Plan