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University Communicators Guide

Our Mission

Chico State's Mission

Chico State is the comprehensive university of the North State with a global reach. Through excellence of inquiry, innovation, and experiential learning, we develop students who are critical thinkers, responsible citizens, diverse leaders, and inspired stewards of environmental, social, and economic resources.

Vision

Chico State will be known as a preeminent university solving the unprecedented challenges of the 21st century.