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            MISSION                          CORE VALUES

            North Carolina Agricultural      Core values are the deeply ingrained principles that guide our actions and
            and Technical State University   serve as the cornerstone for cultural change. This set of values was inspired
            advances knowledge through       by the need for simplicity and the goal to establish universal commitment.
            scholarly exchange and transforms
            society with exceptional teaching,    l  Responsibility.
            learning, discovery and community
                                                     We hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of
            engagement. An 1890 land-grant
                                                     performance for the success of our university.
            doctoral research institution with a
            distinction in STEM and commitment    l  Excellence.
            to excellence in all disciplines, North
                                                     We demonstrate high quality and attention to detail in all
            Carolina A&T creates innovative
                                                     our endeavors.
            solutions that address the challenges
            and economic needs of North           l  Integrity.
            Carolina, the nation and the world.
                                                     We uphold high moral character and unwavering ethical behavior.
            — Approved by N.C. A&T Board of Trustees,
            Feb. 16, 2018, and UNC Board of Governors,   l  Inclusiveness.
            March 23, 2018.                          We commit to diversity and demonstrate inclusiveness as we work
                                                     together for the advancement of the university and the world.

            VISION                                l  Learning.
                                                     We cultivate a culture of intellectual inquiry, personal growth
            North Carolina Agricultural and          and achievement.
            Technical State University is a
            preeminent land-grant institution
            where high-achieving scholars
            are engaged in transformative
            teaching and learning, civic
            outreach, interdisciplinary research
            and innovative solutions to global

            — Approved by N.C. A&T Board of Trustees,
            Feb. 16, 2018, and UNC Board of Governors,
            March 23, 2018.

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