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Positioning Statement & Values

Our positioning statement is the expression of a concept that can serve as the basis for developing a strong and distinctive identity in the market for Lasell University. Our identity continues to build upon the strengths of our distinctive educational philosophy, which we call Connected Learning.

Since 1851, Lasell University has been dedicated to high-impact educational experiences preparing students for careers and life. Students engage in collaborative, team-based learning through professional internships, service learning projects, and international experiences. The school has a legacy of connecting students to careers and community life through a professional education rooted in the liberal arts.


Our institutional values guide our community as we move forward together.

  • Integrity, honesty, and ethical decision making
  • Empathy and kindness
  • Inclusion and intercultural competence
  • Student focus