IGE: Mission Vision and Values - University of Houston
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Mission, Vision & Values

The Institute for Global Engagement supports the university’s mission to create global citizens by promoting opportunities that increase the global competence of UH’s notably diverse community. Through academic and co-curricular programs and partnerships supported locally and globally, we seek to build a community of global citizens prepared to solve today’s global challenges.

Student abroad giving the Coogs hand sign


Together, UH prepares every graduate to be a global citizen.


Student abroad giving a Coogs hand sign against bright blue sky


  • Community
  • Collaboration
  • Growth
  • Mutual Understanding
  • Resilience