Collaboration - We support each other and those we serve. We believe that collaboration leads to superior solutions, greater creativity, and enhanced performance.  We partner with our stakeholders to enhance knowledge and provide programs and services that result in outstanding outcomes for our students.

We are committed to and responsible for all activities in which we engage. We comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and policies and ensure open and transparent (fiscal) reporting. We respect privacy and confidentiality.

We are committed to serving everyone with respect and demonstrating truthfulness, courtesy, and openness in all our interactions. We take pride in our work and strive for the highest quality customer service.   We are committed to responsible management of all gifts, as well as the thoughtful acknowledgement and planned recognition of donors who have entrusted us to administer their gifts. Our donors are our partners in achieving our common goals.

We demonstrate honesty to preserve confidence and credibility; adhere to the highest ethical standards in all aspects of the Foundation’s operations; and uphold academic freedom. We build trusting relationships with our stakeholders.

We are committed to continuous enhancements of our processes, activities, and services. We depend upon and welcome suggestions and input from alumni, donors, and volunteers to improve performance and strengthen partnerships. We empower ourselves, and others to reach beyond the current paradigm; we are open to change and creative new ideas to fulfill our mission.