Mission Statement

Students conducting biology experiment in labSimpson College is an independent, selective, church-related, comprehensive, liberal-arts college dedicated to excellence in higher education.

The Simpson College community is equally committed to:

  • Promoting integrative learning that enables students of all ages to develop intellectual and practical skills
  • Nurturing values which foster personal worth and individuality within a creative, diverse and just community
  • Graduating students who continue to grow as free, responsible and fulfilled individuals in the world of family, work, service and scholarship
  • Drawing upon our relationship with the United Methodist Church and our religious traditions that guide us on issues of personal integrity, moral responsibility, social justice and global citizenship


Approved by the Board of Trustees on May 16, 2008