University Code of Conduct

Guiding Principle

1. Values

In carrying out the institution’s research, teaching, and public service mission, members of the University community (community members) are dedicated to advancing the University’s core values. These values embrace commitment to:

  • excellence and innovation
  • discovery and the search for the truth
  • diversity of community and ideas
  • integrity
  • academic freedom
  • stewardship and accountability for resources and relationships
  • sharing knowledge in a learning environment
  • application of knowledge and discovery to advance the quality of life and economy of the region and the world
  • service as a land grant institution to Minnesota, the nation, and the world