To enrich the health and well-being of people in Wisconsin and the world through innovative research, outstanding education and exceptional service, and to inspire others to carry out this work.


To become the leading urban health sciences college where a diversity of students, scientists and professionals combine learning, discovery and technology to improve the health and well-being of our communities.


The Mission and Vision of the College of Health Sciences are guided by a commitment to the following values:

  • Integrity in all that we do
  • Collaboration to achieve Excellence
  • Diversity of thought, perspective and culture
  • Accessibility to promote optimal engagement