The University of Alabama in Huntsville is a research-intensive, internationally recognized technological university serving Alabama and beyond. Our mission is to explore, discover, create, and communicate knowledge, while educating individuals in leadership, innovation, critical thinking, and civic responsibility and inspiring a passion for learning.

Strategic Plan


The University of Alabama in Huntsville will be a preeminent, comprehensive, technological research-intensive university known for inspiring and instilling the spirit of discovery, the ability to solve complex problems, and a passion for improving the human condition – a university of choice where technology and human understanding converge.

Core Values

Core ValuesDefinition
Integrity and Respect We are guided by principles of ethics, treat others with deferential regard, and are civil in our interactions.
Diligence and Excellence We work hard and are tireless in the pursuit of our goals and achieving outcomes of the highest quality.
Inclusiveness and
We honor the individual. We celebrate differences and use them to create unity.