The Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost serves as the chief academic officer with responsibility for academic and senior-level internal leadership.
We at Illinois State University work as a diverse community of scholars with a commitment to fostering a small-college atmosphere with large-university opportunities. We promote the highest academic standards in our teaching, scholarship, public service and the connections we build among them. We devote all of our resources and energies to creating the most supportive and productive community possible to serve the citizens of Illinois and beyond.
Illinois State University Mission Statement, Adopted by the Academic Senate May 7, 2008.
Illinois State University is currently seeking reaffirmation of accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission. The on-site visit is scheduled for April 20-21, 2015.