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Core Values

Our core values form the foundation of how faculty and staff perform our work, how we conduct ourselves and how we interact with each other. These values guide our interactions as colleagues in support of delivering on our mission promise. Through these values we continue to build a stronger, more vibrant campus culture.

Joyful Accountability

  • I am curious and creative, bold and brave.
  • I strive each day to be my best.

Generosity of Spirit

  • We trust, empower, and presume the best of each other. 
  • We practice civility, caring, and respect. 
  • We commit to equity and inclusion.

All In This Together

  • We embrace robust communication and transparency. 
  • We thrive through collaboration and teamwork.

Commitment to Mission

  • We are united in service to students and our communities.
  • We act with integrity and purpose. 
  • We are optimistic about our future.

Videos

Watch our employees discuss what each of these core values mean to them.

    
   

 

Important Admission Dates

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October 5 - Athletic Training Day

October 7 - Campus Preview Day

October 7 - Transfer Preview Day

October 17 - Campus Preview Half Day

October 18 - Campus Preview Half Day

November 2 - Politics Day

November 8 - STEM and Health Professions Day

November 8 - Music Audition Day

November 11 - Campus Preview Day

November 11 - Transfer Preview Day