Our Vision Unites Us
Virginia Union University is a premier liberal arts urban institution of higher education and center of excellence for the preparation of students and the development of leaders for tomorrow’s world.
Virginia Union University is nourished by its African American heritage and energized by a commitment to excellence and diversity. Its mission is to
- Provide a nurturing intellectually challenging and spiritually enriching environment for learning;
- Empower students to develop strong moral values for success; and
- Develop scholars, leaders, and lifelong learners of a global society.
To accomplish this mission, Virginia Union University offers a broad range of educational opportunities that advances liberal arts education, teaching, research, science, technology, continuing education, civic engagement, and international experiences.