The Stockton Idea

The following video segments have been excerpted from a 2015 presentation by William Daly, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Political Science on "The Stockton Idea." Central to this founding ideal were the guiding principles of inter-disciplinary study and community engagement.  These shaped Stockton when it was founded, and continue to inform the university's distinct mission today.

Part 1: Why was Stockton founded?

Part 2: What is distinctive about a Stockton education?


Part 3: What tools does Stockton emphasize as central for student success?


Part 4: Where can Stockton students look for advice?


Part 5: What role does the Stockton University faculty play?


Part 6: How relevant is the Stockton way today?