Vision Statement

UMHB will be the university of choice for Christian
higher education in the Southwest.


  • We will deepen our commitment to our Christian mission and Baptist heritage.
  • We will offer a high-quality educational experience while remaining one of the most competitively priced private universities in the Southwest.
  • We will offer exceptional academic programs that distinguish UMHB as a leading university.
  • We will strengthen our commitment to excellent teaching.
  • We will be recognized for our student-focused culture.
  • We will foster and grow a robust residential campus community.
  • We will cultivate a campus culture of global engagement.
  • We will provide attractive facilities that advance student learning and campus life.
  • We will secure the financial resources needed to accomplish our vision.
  • We will hire, develop, and retain highly qualified people who are passionate about contributing to the UMHB experience.