Mission, Vision, and Values


The mission of the UAA School of Nursing is to promote the health and well-being of people and communities by fostering excellence and innovation in nursing education, research, and health care. 


The vision of the UAA School of Nursing is to be a leader in the transformation of nursing in Alaska dedicated to improving local and global health outcomes. 


The core values held by the UAA School of Nursing include:

  • Excellence – We strive for the best to continually improve ourselves and our endeavors.
  • Respect – We treat each person in a manner that recognizes their intrinsic value as a human being.
  • Integrity – We demonstrate unwavering honesty and decency.
  • Caring – We display kindness and concern for all, especially for those in need.