The glue that holds a not-for-profit together is the commitment to the mission by everyone within the institution.
We are a mission-driven university, which means that we take seriously — and live out every day — the vision of our founders, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, who believed firmly that women:
We infuse University culture with deep conviction about the importance of our tripartite mission by:
Explore the three essential and intertwined aspects of our mission below.
Our Catholic identity shapes life on campus, our priorities, our ongoing commitment to social justice and our openness to students of all faiths.
St. Kate's is built on a tradition of strong women. We offer a learning environment that is collaborative and recognizes the contributions of women, past and present.
We integrate the liberal arts throughout every program, from associate to the graduate level so students gain transferable skills and are prepared for all that life offers.