Mission, Vision & Values
SUNY Plattsburgh provides outstanding liberal arts and pre- professional programs along with a college experience that prepares students for their professional and civic futures. We recognize our unique location and commitment to social and environmental responsibility as integral to our identity. We maintain a nurturing, accessible campus climate for a diverse student body where each student is valued and supported in the pursuit of their educational goals.
SUNY Plattsburgh will be the North Country’s preeminent public college that embraces environmental sustainability and social responsibility. We will be a destination campus that serves all students in an inclusive environment with academic excellence as our foundational core. We will be a valued community collaborator and a critical driver of economic growth and vitality for North Country residents.
- Student-centered education
- Academic excellence
- Diverse people, experiences and ideas
- Critical inquiry
- Community and civic engagement
- Integrity, civility and collegiality
- Environmental sustainability
- Affordability and value
- Stewardship of resources
- Freedom to speak, think and write