Marymount University’s Standards of Conduct and Core Values

Standards of Conduct

  • Comply with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and conduct themselves in accordance with the University’s mission and values, policies and procedures.
  • Strive for quality, efficiency, and effectiveness in all endeavors aimed at achieving the University’s mission and goals;
  • Act honestly and responsibly at all times, holding themselves accountable for their actions;
  • Maintain and promote an atmosphere of mutual respect, cooperation, and civility;
  • Commit to the just treatment of others, applying policies fairly and making resources and services equally available to all members of the campus community;
  • Steward the university resources carefully, ensuring that facilities, equipment, budget dollars, and personal time are used appropriately in support of Marymount’s mission and goals;
  • Refrain from making purchases, or otherwise committing university funds, in order to derive personal benefit;
  • Respect the privacy of each individual and preserve the confidentiality of university records and other information entrusted to them;
  • Avoid conflicts of interest, bribery, and coercion, and strive to avoid even the appearance of impropriety in connection with their roles and responsibilities at the University.

Core Values

  • Excellence – The Marymount community consistently strives for excellence in carrying out the University’s vision and mission.
  • Integrity – The Marymount community conducts all activities and interactions in an authentic, transparent, and ethical manner.
  • Professionalism– The members of the Marymount community exhibit professionalism in all their activities and interactions and maintain a sense of accountability.
  • Diversity –The Marymount community welcomes and values all individuals and recognizes diversity as a source of strength.
  • Respect –The Marymount community maintains and promotes an atmosphere of mutual respect, cooperation, and civility.
  • Faith – The members of the Marymount community share a commitment to moral and spiritual growth and, consistent with the Catholic intellectual tradition, are committed to living examined, purposeful lives
  • Service – The members of the Marymount community actively seek to serve others and advance social justice.