Northeastern State University is an institution of higher learning that is diverse, collaborative, service-oriented and engaging. The University is a culturally rich and historically important place both regionally and nationally that allows for myriad experiences and points of enrichment for the whole of the NSU community. This community is comprised of all those who engage with the University; be they students, faculty, staff, campus communities and friends of the University. As a community, the University advocates and practices the following:
I care therefore I will inspire students, faculty and staff to achieve academic, career and life goals through individualized guidance and advising.
I care therefore I will promote diversity and enhance multi-cultural experiences.
I care therefore I will project a positive image and attitude.
I care therefore I will use policies to enable and assist each member in the NSU community to accomplish their goals.
I care therefore I will practice safe behaviors in everything I do.
I care therefore I will always put safety first and hold students, faculty and staff accountable.
I care therefore I will look for ways to be responsive to the NSU community in a timely manner.
I care therefore I will facilitate consistent processes and information.
I care therefore I will take responsibility for the efficient use of university resources and inspire others to do the same.