Vision and Leadership

Our committed leadership supports our mission, vision and values and provides direction through our bold new University Plan to ensure we succeed in being the university the world needs.

Leadership and Governance

USask’s leadership and governing bodies work together to provide overarching strategic guidance and oversight, ensuring accountability and proper stewardship while advancing our mission through our university's activities.

Our University Plan 2025 

The University the World Needs

Based on three strong commitments and 12 courageous goals, the University Plan is a forward-thinking, strategic document that guides our aspirations for the next years to 2025.

Mission, vision and values


We encourage creativity. 
With curiosity and creativity, we find solutions to real world problems.

We live sustainably. 
We contribute to a sustainable future by tackling key issues in areas of special and emerging strengths.


We build connections.  
Through interdisciplinary and collaborative study, we build connections on campus, across the province and around the world.

We value diversity.
We encourage a community inclusive of diverse backgrounds and perspectives, preparing our students for lives as engaged global citizens.

We seek reconciliation.
Our university’s unique spirit is enhanced through reconciliation and appreciating different ways of knowing and learning.


"Our mission, vision and values do much to clarify who we are as a post-secondary institution and sets our path for the future."

- Peter Stoicheff, 
President and vice-chancellor