The following set of complementary values is fundamental to University of Reston’s identity; providing the foundation for its practices and is acknowledged by the school’s board, faculty, administrators, staff and students.

We Value Excellence
The search for excellence is the hallmark of all of our endeavors.

We Value Learning
Student learning and satisfaction is the measurement of our success.

We Value The Free Exchange of Ideas
A respectful climate for open discourse promotes innovation, discovery and social responsibility.

We Value Openness and Flexibility
Reducing barriers to education enhances access and social equity.

We Value Diversity and Inclusiveness
Diversity and inclusiveness enhances the quality of both learning and workplace environments.

We Value Our Employees
The commitment, innovation, creativity and continuous learning of every employee contributes to our success and is highly valued.

We Value Accountability
We are accountable to our students, to each other and to the public.