University Values

UT Martin is committed to values that make the campus student-centered. In day-to day interactions with its constituents UT Martin students, faculty and staff exhibit:

  • Excellence in the Teaching/Learning Process

    UT Martin values the crucial role that faculty play in establishing high academic standards, individualizing instruction, engaging in scholarship, personalizing advising and stimulating both creative and analytical thinking.
  • Integrity

    UT Martin places fairness, honesty, objectivity and accountability at the forefront of its policies and practices in all areas of University life.
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  • Leadership

    UT Martin takes an active role in the development of individuals who can contribute, through leadership and public service, to the campus and to West Tennessee, creating a more globally aware, politically vital and economically diverse region.
  • Community

    UT Martin is committed to being a caring campus community of students, faculty, and staff working collaboratively to foster individual growth in and out of the classroom.
  • Inclusiveness

    UT Martin provides an environment devoted to intellectual and personal discovery where ideas are freely expressed and challenged as individuals learn from and grow with one another within a global community.
  • Creativity

    UT Martin uses creative approaches, including technology, to deliver intellectual ideas on campus and in service to people of the region.