University of Missouri Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Missouri, as a land–grant university and Missouri’s only public research and doctoral–level institution, is to discover, disseminate, preserve, and apply knowledge. The university promotes learning by its students and lifelong learning by Missouri’s citizens, fosters innovation to support economic development, and advances the health, cultural, and social interests of the people of Missouri, the nation, and the world.

Reviewed 2011-11-16.