UNIVERSITY OF NORTH GEORGIA ATHLETICS CORE VALUESLOYALTY
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We will build and maintain highly competitive intercollegiate programs that rank among the elite in both the Peach Belt Conference and NCAA Division II. These programs will provide a comprehensive learning experience for our student-athletes by teaching them the core principles of competition, integrity, fair play, personal character, and good sportsmanship. As a department, we will emphasize academic excellence and achievement to all of our student-athletes, contribute to their social development, and prepare them for meaningful lives and careers while perpetuating the rich heritage and tradition of the University of North Georgia.
We will value personal commitment and loyalty as essential to the best interest of the team concept. Loyalty is the foundation upon which mutual trust is built within our department, student-athletes, staff, fans and supporters.?INTEGRITY
We will operate with unquestionable integrity in all areas of conduct in complete compliance with all University of North Georgia, Peach Belt Conference, and NCAA regulations. At all times we will be honest and forthright in our dealings with one another, University personnel, the public, and media. We are committed to the highest sense of in??tegrity encompassing every aspect of our behavior as members of the North Georgia community.? We strive for high moral character, honor, respect and honesty in all our actions realizing that the strength of a community is based on the integrity of its members.TEAMWORK
We will compete to win as individuals, as team members, and as representatives of the University of North Georgia. We will clearly understand that the success of any one person is always the result of dedicated effort by many people both internal and external to the athletic department. We will recognize individual performance but will collectively celebrate achievements of team and the department.EXCELLENCE
We will be invested to achieve excellence in each and every one of our endeavors both on and off the field of play. This excellence will be reflected in the performance, conduct, fiscal soundness, and commitment of all athletic department initiatives.LEADERSHIP
We will aspire to develop leaders by promoting discipline, accountability and initiative.? We encourage leadership at every level and focus attention and resources on the development of such skills. We take a leadership role throughout and beyond the North Georgia community and strive to lead by example in ways that strengthen the team.