Mission and 核心价值观
- We promote academic and personal integrity to establish a culture of trust. Academic integrity begins with all students pledging to abide by our honor code, 并延伸到教职员工, staff and administration adhering to our code of conduct. It culminates in an expectation of professionalism, transparency, and respect in all interactions. Personal integrity includes practicing informed, ethical decision-making, and respecting the ideas, 权利, 边界, 以及他人的信仰. Each member of our community is accountable and prepared to act as a responsible citizen of the world.
- We recognize the value of interdisciplinary teamwork, creative problem solving, 全球浸, and learning experiences at home and abroad. We recognize the value of learning from failure. 我们有自由, 灵活性, and motivation to create experiences that help our students think critically and 勇敢的行动. Each member of our community is challenged to discover novel solutions to modern problems and to become a catalyst for progress.
- Intellectual Curiosity
- We strive to develop lifelong learners. We introduce students to a variety of ideas that sharpen existing interests and awaken latent ones. We challenge students to stretch their minds, while supporting them with strong faculty engagement. 研究, 从实践经验中学习, and community outreach foster intellectual curiosity while exposure to new ideas and technologies broadens our students' view of the world and what might be possible.
- We value openness and collaboration, and recognize that inclusion leads to personal growth. Our commitment to actively fostering a diverse range of cultures and perspectives reflects the characteristics required to thrive in an increasingly global society. The university demonstrates and benefits from inclusion by welcoming all.
- Education for the Whole Person
- We cultivate intellectual, 道德, 社会, 物理, emotional and spiritual wellness through engagement and discovery. We value the liberal arts, 科学, and professional 项目 as paths to intellectual and personal growth, and we encourage the integration of knowledge across disciplinary lines. We promote engagement in organizations, 项目, and the community as essential to personal development. We equip individuals to examine their world, articulate their values, and develop the character needed to live healthy lives of meaning and purpose.
The University of Evansville – a leading private university in the Midwest – is recognized nationally for developing students' personal and professional competencies, cultivating critical and creative thinkers, 产生道德的, global citizens equipped to thrive in a world of complexity and change. We accomplish this by attracting and retaining talented and motivated students who succeed within a diverse, 支持, and sustainable environment.