“Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it.”
-Sudie Buck

“Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.”
-William A. Foster

       The purpose of AICUN is to foster the growth and development of independent colleges and universities in Nebraska and to provide a means for fostering cooperative endeavors in all areas of higher education, with special emphasis on improving educational opportunities for postsecondary students. 
      AICUN works primarily with public policy makers at the state and national levels in the areas of student financial aid, tax policy, educational policy, and government regulation.  In addition, AICUN representatives act as spokespersons with state and national media on issues relating to higher education.