Statement of University Values

We at USC Aiken embrace the following values :

  1. Character
    We value integrity, honesty, and accountability. We encourage initiative and take pride in hard work and accomplishment.
  2. Citizenship
    We value the rights and responsibilities associated with membership in a community. We embrace efforts to work for the common good and opportunities to enrich the lives of all community members.
  3. Curiosity
    We value and embrace life-long learning and inquisitive pursuits. To that end, we endeavor to impart knowledge, skills, and wisdom in a high-quality learning environment.
  4. Collegiality
    We value a nurturing community where people support one another, embrace diversity, and encourage mutual respect.