Bethune-Cookman University employees draw motivation and direction from five strongly held principles. These principles guide the manner in which we treat each other and those we serve.
F - FAITH: We recognize and uphold the Christian tradition while welcoming the diversity of faiths.
I - INTEGRITY: We live in a way that reflects our deepest convictions.
R - RESPECT: We recognize the inherent dignity and worth of each person.
S - SERVICE: We seek social justice through civic engagement.
T - THIRST FOR KNOWLEDGE: We are engaged in the continuous pursuit of learning that transforms us and the world.
Approved by the Bethune-Cookman University Board of Trustees, October 2013