University of Houston Clear Lake Mission and Goals

UH-Clear Lake Mission

The University of Houston-Clear Lake is a student-centered, community-minded, partnership-oriented university that offers bachelors, masters and selected doctoral programs to enhance the educational, economic and cultural environment of the Houston-Galveston metropolitan region. UH-Clear Lake serves a diverse student body with special emphasis on undergraduate transfer, graduate and international students. The university offers the highest quality instruction and nationally accredited academic programs designed to develop the critical thinking, creative, quantitative, leadership and communication skills of students. The university conducts applied and basic research and engages in community and professional service that support both the economic development and the quality of life of the area. The university is committed to community engagement through partnerships with educational institutions, businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations.

UH-Clear Lake Goals

The University of Houston-Clear Lake will:

1. Achieve academic excellence through the offering of high quality programs delivered by an outstanding faculty and staff in an environment supportive of teaching and research.

2. Provide a supportive, student-centered campus environment focused on student access and success.

3. Enhance a campus which is attractive, functional, safe and supportive of the university's mission; promote an environment for effective collaboration; and maintain fiscal responsibility.

4. Build mutually beneficial partnerships through outreach activities for the benefit of faculty, staff, students, alumni and the community.