Mission & Values
The Avila University Mission
Avila University, a Catholic University founded and inspired by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, provides undergraduate and graduate education in the liberal arts and professional studies, preparing lifelong learners who make meaningful contributions to the global community.
Guided by our Catholic identity as expressed through the heritage and visions of the Sisters of St. Joseph, the Avila community values...
- Excellence in teaching and learning
- The worth, dignity and potential of each human being
- Diversity and its expression
- The development of the whole person
- Right relationships, with God, self, others and creation
- Service with the dear neighbor