University of Tulsa Mission
The University of Tulsa is a private, independent, doctoral-degree-granting institution whose mission reflects these core values: excellence in scholarship, dedication to free inquiry, integrity of character, and commitment to humanity. The university achieves its mission by educating men and women of diverse backgrounds and cultures to
- become literate in the sciences, humanities, and arts;
think critically, and write and speak clearly;
- succeed in their professions and careers;
behave ethically in all aspects of their lives;
- welcome the responsibility of citizenship and service in a changing world; and
- acquire the skills and appetite for lifelong learning.