“How do we continue to shape a transformative education that is responsive to our time, that is equitable, affordable, and financially sustainable? We can’t meet all of those goals without innovation, without changing some of the ways we do business.”

— Vice Provost Randy Bass

The mission of Designing the Future(s) of the University is to accelerate educational innovation that allows higher education to more effectively and equitably benefit society.

Exploring how to value and integrate experiential modes of learning into the traditional educational model

Empowering students with the agility of mind and skill necessary for lives of meaning and service in the 21st century

Expanding access to higher education