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Mission and Vision

Mission 

Fisk University produces graduates from diverse backgrounds with the integrity and intellect required for substantive contributions to society.  Our curriculum is grounded in the liberal arts.  Our faculty and administrators emphasize the discovery and advancement of knowledge through research in the natural and social sciences, business and the humanities.  We are committed to the success of scholars and leaders with a global perspective. 

Vision

To be among the best small liberal arts institutions in America.

Religious Life Statement 

The Fisk Memorial Chapel is an ecumenical, non-denominational, interdenominational and interfaith arena for leaning, worship and public service which overtly seeks to bring hope and healing to the lives of individuals and families throughout our global community. 

Vision for the "Church within the Chapel" 

To be a beacon light for Jesus Christ in order that people may experience the love of God and serve a hopeful humanity.