The mission of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is to serve the knowledge needs of its communities by:
- Providing students with access to a high-quality, affordable, comprehensive education that enables them to develop their general intellectual capacities, specific interests and abilities through academic programs and personalized student development services.
- Fostering scholarly activities of faculty, students and staff related to teaching, research, intellectual activities, creative expression and service.
- Sharing our intellectual and specialized capabilities with individuals, organizations and communities in our Wisconsin region and beyond in a way that is responsive to the needs of the people we serve.
Abridged from the Select Mission Statement adopted by the UW Board of Regents.