Mission & Vision

SUNY Ulster Campus

Vision Statement:
SUNY Ulster, a student-centered community college providing innovation and excellence in learning, is committed to be an educational and cultural beacon and economic development partner for the community.

Mission Statement:
SUNY Ulster is a vibrant community of learners distinguished by academic excellence, collaboration, innovation, service, and responsible use of resources.

As a public, comprehensive two-year institution dedicated to providing affordable, accessible education, we work within an ever-changing environment to:

  • prepare students for success in college and in the workforce,
  • prepare students for transfer to four-year institutions,
  • provide enrichment and lifelong learning opportunities,
  • augment learning through the integration and application of emerging technologies,
  • prepare students, including international students, to live and work
    in a global society,
  • play an active role in economic development,
  • partner with local, state, national and international community, educational and cultural organizations,
  • lead regional efforts in sustainability, and
  • enhance the quality of life for residents of Ulster County.