Values

Values Montage

What makes GW a unique place to work? Our values and the culture they create. These values are shared by our students, faculty and staff. They serve as a guiding force, shaping our everyday lives on campus and helping to ensure that we make the best decisions for our university community.

Learning

We support opportunities for continuous development that maximize the potential of the individual and strengthen the university.

Communication

We strive to share information and ideas in an open, consistent, and effective manner.

Community

We strive to build a strong community in the service of our shared purpose and mission.

Diversity

We embrace the unique contributions of all members of our community.

Excellence

We commit ourselves to achieving the highest standards in all our endeavors.

Respect

We treat others with courtesy and dignity.

Service

We embrace our responsibility to exceed the expectations of others who depend on our actions.

Sustainability

We value and engage in sustainable practices that enhance current and future resources for our campus, our community, and our world.

Teamwork

We encourage collaboration to meet common goals and produce a sense of shared responsibility.

We encourage you to print a copy of these values and post them near your work space. Remember the values as you are making decisions through the day and as a guide to help you provide superior service to our students, our community and our world.