Our goal is to truly know your child well and use this knowledge to guide, support and motivate him or her. We believe that good teaching requires continual professional development, personal reflection and collaboration. We value parent involvement at every level and encourage you to partner with us to give your child the most powerful and joyous learning experience possible.
Discovery: Pushing our limits to generate and instill professional knowledge in the fields of art, architecture, interior design, and landscape architecture through transformative research and creative activities that address contemporary and enduring issues.
Learning: Finding a context for the future to enhance a faculty-led and student-centered learning environment that develops engaged citizens and enlightened leaders.
Diversity: Strengthening the intellectual environment by broadening the cultural diversity of the College of Art & Design to promote understanding others.
Engagement: Promoting engagement of faculty, staff, and students in reaching out to transform communities.