USF Mission Statement
MISSION & VISION
The University of South Florida System Athletic Department is committed to providing all student-athletes with opportunities to receive a world-class education, win championships, and develop into the leaders of tomorrow while embracing our partnerships within the Tampa Bay community.
WIN: Classroom, Community, Competition
ATHLETICS CORE VALUES
Commitment: Conducting ourselves every day with unwavering dedication, devotion, and loyalty to the student-athletes, the University, and each other through leadership and a resolve to do the right thing always.
Community: Enhancing and inspiring the lives of our diverse constituents while building relationships through engaged, collaborative, and inclusive service; all intended to create a sense of pride and to serve the people of the University, the Tampa Bay area, the State of Florida, and the world.
Excellence: Relentlessly pursuing success in every endeavor, and providing the highest quality results in all areas, including competition, academics, compliance, business operations, and external affairs, utilizing best practices in a continuing and effective manner.
Innovation: Engaging proactive and progressive creativity in all affairs, challenging ourselves to be forward-thinking yet thoughtful risk-takers who challenge the status quo and who bring new and different cutting-edge ideas and methods which add value to our enterprise.
Integrity: Conducting ourselves ethically, honestly, and respectfully, following the highest standards of conduct with high moral character, honor, respect and accountability, in a fair, consistent, and transparent way in all that we do.