USU Heads West: The Frontier Set

What does it mean to be a pioneer? For most, this label conjures up an image of intrepid explorers, leaving behind their known world to blaze a trail through uncharted territory. Pioneers also forge new ideas, innovating in place to create knowledge or methods for enhancing our world. With that in mind I can confidently say that the diverse group of colleges, universities, and state systems comprising the Frontier Set are true pioneers when it comes to institutional change.

The Frontier Set is a group of 29 2-year and 4-year institutions and two stat