Our academic programs, research, public service, and creative endeavors enrich lives and create opportunities in Arizona and beyond. We develop solutions to challenges and drive innovation in a supportive, inclusive, and diverse environment.
NAU leads the way to a better Arizona and a sustainable world through personalized attention to student success and scholarly excellence.
We place student success at the center of our academic and service planning, policies, and programs.
We operate with fairness, honesty, and the highest ethical standards.
We strengthen our community through diversity of cultures, experiences, and perspectives.
We partner with our communities, in the spirit of collaboration, to provide services and expertise to support Arizona, the nation, and the world.
We engage in innovation to create, share, and apply new knowledge, scholarship, and artistry.
We commit to the highest quality in all endeavors.