We believe the following principles will guide us as we work to uphold those values:
MAINTAINING EXTRAORDINARY STANDARDS IN:
Rich life experiences
FOSTERING ENGAGED LEARNING THROUGH:
Traditional and nontraditional teaching/learning opportunities
CULTIVATING STEWARDSHIP THROUGH:
NSU’s students, faculty, and staff are drawn together by the following values:
Valuing relationships by maintaining the highest ethical integrity in all we do.
Valuing our community through a commitment to responsible stewardship.
Valuing the future through the development of human, intellectual, cultural, financial, and
Creating a vibrant community through teamwork, cooperation, and mutual respect in an
environment that is diverse in knowledge, culture, and worldview.
Expanding research and teaching to/for issues of importance to our community, state, and region.
Assuring academic rigor and the highest standards of excellence in all forms of intellectual inquiry.