Union College is a learning community dedicated to creating personal, intellectual and social transformation through the pursuit of knowledge, wisdom, service and spiritual growth.
We embrace the love of learning and support each other’s desire for lifelong learning. We foster collaborative, connected and active learning.
We espouse the spiritual quest. We challenge each other to discover, intellectually articulate and claim a life-affirming spiritual faith and/or philosophy of life.
We advance civic responsibility. We promote leadership and service as a means of achieving civic responsibility. We strive to become servant-leaders. We honor and are active participants in the life of our home region.
We advocate civility in all communications. We show respect for each other and the things that make our individual roles and contributions unique. We promote integrity and collaboration by actively listening, sharing information and being honest.
We hold each other and ourselves to high standards and accept responsibility for our actions. We celebrate our people and their success.
We look for and recognize promise in others, in ourselves, in neighboring communities and in our region. We find creative ways to bring promise to fruition through opportunity.