About Columbus State University
We empower people to contribute to the advancement of our local and global communities through an emphasis on excellence in teaching and research, life-long learning, cultural enrichment, public-private partnerships, and service to others
Excellence – Commitment to best practices in teaching and learning, scholarship and creative activity, student engagement, cultural enrichment and campus environment.
Engagement – Active civil participation by students, faculty and staff in the university experience.
Creativity – The pursuit of distinction through inquiry and innovation, challenging convention and focusing on solutions.
Servant Leadership – Effective, ethical leadership through empowerment and service.
Inclusion – Fostering and promoting a campus that embraces diverse people, ideas, views, and practices.
Sustainability – Commitment to behaviors that recognize and respect our environmental context.