The purpose of the Montana University System is to deliver high quality post-secondary educational opportunities to the citizens of Montana while balancing access, cost and accountability.


The Montana University System serves the citizens of Montana and the public good through a diverse community of scholars and learners. Representing a rich academic tradition, this community prepares graduates who are inquisitive, productive, and contributing citizens not only in the State but also in the larger world community. To this end and in fulfillment of its mission, the Montana University System will



Corrected as of July 7, 1999