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School of Fine ArtsThe William Benton Museum of Art

Mission Statement

The William Benton Museum of Art, The University of Connecticut, has been established for the collection, preservation, research, and interpretation of works of art. The Museum exists for the University of Connecticut academic community, for the citizens of the State of Connecticut, and for the general public to add through its educational and other programs to the greater understanding and appreciation of art.

Approved by the University of Connecticut Board of Trustees in 1975.