Mission Statement

Mission Statement

Office of the President


UT Tyler Mission Statement

UT Tyler is a comprehensive public university.  We help our students, patients, and community members achieve their educational and health goals by offering a combination of excellence in higher education, research, public service, and advanced healthcare delivery.

UT Tyler Vision Statement

We aspire to be an impactful, values-centered institution unified in common purpose; a community that fosters opportunity, committed to providing a uniquely balanced student experience and improving the quality of human life.

UT Tyler Values

Servant Leadership: We put the needs of our students, patients, colleagues, and community, first.

Excellence: We work collaboratively every day to be better and strive to establish and achieve exemplary outcomes.

Accountability: We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards and manage the resources of UT Tyler wisely.

Diversity: We respect and value diversity in ideas, peoples, and cultures and strive to create an inclusive and equitable community.