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Mission and Vision

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Integrate spiritual and secular learning to provide a foundation for a lifetime of learning.
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Assist young men and young women in developing character and integrity so they can provide leadership in all aspects of their lives.
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Provide a significant group of faithful and committed church leaders who will assist in building their families, their communities, and the kingdom of God, particularly in the Pacific and Asia.
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The mission of BYU–Hawaii is to prepare students of Oceania and the Asian Rim to be lifelong disciples of Jesus Christ and leaders in their families, communities, chosen fields, and in building the kingdom of God.


To be an example to the world of intercultural peace and unity through living the teachings of Jesus Christ.

Institutional Learning Outcomes

A set of institutional learning outcomes was developed to assess the acquisition of academic characteristics necessary to fulfill this mission and vision. Accordingly, a BYU–Hawaii graduate’s preparation for a lifetime of service is demonstrated by:

  • Breadth and depth of knowledge
  • The thinking skills and character of a servant-leader, which are the ability to inquire, analyze, and communicate with the disposition to act with integrity, stewardship, and service.