University Mission

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania will provide:

  • challenging and contemporary undergraduate and graduate curricula that engage and equip students to critically appraise and apply knowledge in their lives and chosen fields of study;
  • a learning community that promotes diversity and views teaching as the university’s primary focus;
  • varied opportunities for student and faculty research, creative endeavors and involvement in public service; and
  • leadership and service in the educational, cultural and economic development of the region.

University Vision

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania will be the first choice for students seeking a comprehensive university with a small college climate distinguished by innovation and tradition where they will learn to serve, lead and succeed in a global society.

University Values

We are committed to the principles of intellectual integrity, freedom of expression, the fair and equal treatment of all, good citizenship, environmental stewardship, and accountability for our actions and the resources entrusted to us.