Values

Sierra States University’s core values define the character of the institution and are active ingredients in all that the University does. Through our commitment to these values the University can better serve and be more responsive to its students, staff and community:

 

Community – Building a community of scholars and students where we encourage each other to grow academically and

                    spiritually.

 

Leadership Serving the community with integrity, respect and cultural sensitivity

 

Teamwork – working together to encourage input and dialogue in a collegial manner befitting higher education

 

Accountability – Continuously assessing where we are as a Christian institution and to assume responsibility for all that we do

 

Participation – Fostering and encouraging faculty, staff and students in various university decision-making processes and

                      practicing shared governance

 

Excellence – Seeking high standards for teaching, scholarship, and performance with a commitment to continual development