President Barron unveils Penn State's Values

At the core of any community is its values – the shared ideals about how people should act toward one another, the standards to which we hold ourselves, and those beliefs we find important. Today, Penn State President shares the final version of the Penn State Values in this video and in an email sent to all faculty, staff and students.

Through this video, the president is helping to launch a campaign to encourage everyone, including those at colleges, campuses and within units, to use and incorporate the Penn State Values in their activities, planning and discussions. A toolkit containing electronic materials and resources for promoting and discussing the Penn State Values is available at

Last Updated January 18, 2016