ABOUT NORFOLK STATE UNIVERSITY
We are committed to academic excellence and to helping you reach your highest potential.
- Excellence: We are dedicated to fostering a culture of excellence in all facets of the University through the highest educational standards for student achievement, stellar faculty teaching, innovative research, dedicated service and creative co-curricular activities.
- Student-Centered: Students are our top priority, and we are committed to helping them become globally competitive in an enriching, stimulating and supportive environment.
- Diversity and Inclusiveness: We foster a multicultural environment respecting all people, cultures, ideas, beliefs, identities, socioeconomic backgrounds and perspectives. We train our students to become leaders in an ever-changing global and multicultural society.
- Integrity and Civility: We expect everyone to be accountable for his or her actions and to engage in honest, ethical behavior. We value the contributions of each person, treating all with respect and civility, and affirm our shared responsibility for institutional success.
- Engagement: We continually enhance the University’s role and influence in affairs of local and global communities by promoting educational attainment, cultural enrichment and economic development.
- Pride: We display great admiration for the University and its rich history and legacy.
- Financial Empowerment: We aggressively pursue expanded and more diversified revenue streams.