Shaping the World Mission & Vision
At the Schreyer Honors College, we are recruiting and developing students who want to identify and solve problems, who want to make their communities and the world a better place. We are shaping people who shape the world.History & Traditions Penn State's Mission
Founding Principles Our Mission
The mission of the Schreyer Honors College is to promote:
Academic Excellence with Integrity
Building a Global Perspective
Creating Opportunities for Leadership & Civic Engagement
Worldwide Impact Our Vision
Our vision is to educate students who will have an important and ethical influence in the world, affecting academic, professional, civic, social, and business outcomes.
We also aim to improve educational practice and to be recognized as a leading force in honors education nationwide.
A University Commitment Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Our world is a big and diverse place, full of people with different political views, social experiences, religious convictions, and personal backgrounds. In order to make lasting change, we need to be full and complete citizens of our global community. In practice, this means many things, including developing and fostering a diverse community, making available to our students transformational experiences, and teaching critical thinking skills that are coupled to a strong moral compass. We hope that you will join us in building this community and having a lasting and ethical impact on our world.Our Diverse Community