Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane world.
At Lesley, you’ll discover bold ideas about what a university can be. A community of scholars committed to helping others. A laboratory for tackling issues of social justice. And a place where creativity and imagination thrive.
Mission & History
Founder Edith Lesley blazed a trail for generations of educators. Today, we prepare students for meaningful careers as teachers, counselors, artists, entrepreneurs, and more.