Valley City State University is a public, regional university offering exceptional programs in an active, learner-centered community that promotes meaningful scholarship, ethical service, and the skilled use of technology. As an important knowledge resource, the University offers programs and outreach that enrich the quality of life in North Dakota and beyond. Through flexible, accessible, and innovative baccalaureate and master's programs, VCSU prepares students to succeed as educators, leaders, and engaged citizens in an increasingly complex and diverse society. (Approved by SBHE, 9/25/2013)


As an innovative university, we deliver distinctive, learner-centered experiences.

Sponsored by: President 

Approved by SBHE: 2/19/2004; 9/25/2013

Reviewed: Winter 2004

Revised: Fall 2013

Revised: February 2021