Boise State University aspires to be a research university known for the finest undergraduate education in the region, and outstanding research and graduate programs. With its exceptional faculty, staff and student body, and its location in the heart of a thriving metropolitan area, the university will be viewed as an engine that drives the Idaho economy, providing significant return on public investment.
In formulating its strategic plan for 2012-2017, Boise State University embraces the following aspirational characteristics of the university:
- Spirited Optimism
- Transformative Thinking
- Principled Action
- Responsible Risk Taking