Vision & Mission


Vision

Inspiring excellence in the noble calling of public service

“In 100 years, I hope it will be said that from our school came generation after generation of people who are committed to public service for the right reasons—they believe that public service is noble and they believe they can make a difference.”
– President George H.W. Bush



Mission of The Bush School



Empower and equip future leaders to meet the challenges of a dynamic world


Contribute to knowledge-building, innovation, and problem solving through excellence in research and practice


Enrich our communities, nations, and the world through a lifelong commitment to public service




To support this vision and these missions, we reaffirm our belief in the following core values of this great university:

Excellence ✯ Respect ✯ Leadership ✯ Loyalty ✯ Integrity ✯ Selfless Service

We also recommit to the principles of public service and democracy and the value of diversity of thought and expression that have helped define The Bush School since its inception.