Institution Roles and Missions

The State Board of Education envisions an accessible, seamless public education system that results in a highly educated citizenry.


To provide leadership, set policy, and advocate for transforming Idaho’s educational system to improve each Idaho citizen’s quality of life and enhance global competitiveness.


The role of the institutions is to provide a wide variety of educational, training, research, continuing education and service programs to meet the personal and professional needs of Idaho citizens and Idaho employers.

Statement of Cooperation

In order to increase student access and to provide efficient use of resources, the institutions shall collaborate in hosting programs and cooperate to meet the educational needs of all Idahoans, including those who are at a distance from campus.

Rev 2012

State College & University Mission Statements