Core Values

In support of the mission, the Marywood University community actively espouses five core values:

Catholic Identity

The pursuit of truth, goodness, beauty, justice, and the common good within the context of the Catholic faith tradition and in dialogue and service with persons of diverse faiths and worldviews

Respect

Honoring the uniqueness and dignity of each human person; demonstrating ethical and just interactions; and caring for the earth and all creation through a commitment to sustainability

Empowerment

Access to education that enables all to achieve their full potential to live as conscientious citizens in a pluralistic society

Service

A commitment to promoting social responsibility which fosters community engagement to meet real needs

Excellence

Manifesting Marywood University's pursuit of the highest level of achievement in support of Sanctitas, Scientia, Sanitas