1.3 Vision Statement

The Vision of the University of Southern Queensland is to be Australia's leading transnational1 educator.

The University of Southern Queensland is a learner-focussed and community-oriented university which is committed to flexible distance and on-campus education. It is highly regarded for its learning and teaching excellence, focussed research and enterprise, multiculturalism and effective engagement with the community. The University will be acknowledged by graduates, governments and industry as Australia's leading transnational educator, delivering programs, characterised by currency and relevance, through a network of university cities within and beyond the nation. It will continue to improve learning and increase access through innovative pedagogy and the creative use of technology.

1Transnational: operating on a nation-wide basis; extending or going beyond national boundaries; operating in more than one country; involving persons of many nationalities.