Glasgow Caledonia University Values

By | 2nd June 2017

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Glasgow Caledonia University Values

GCU Values and Behaviours

The values of integrity, creativity, responsibility and confidence were selected by the staff and students of the University as those we felt represented GCU at its best as the University for the Common Good.

A Value on its own is just a word. We want our Values to be lived, to drive and define us. To achieve this we have captured the definition of each of our Values within a set of benchmark behaviours. These aspirational statements clarify the things we would like to be recognised for and help us in evaluating and improving our current practices.

There are two types of GCU benchmark statement:

  • those that describe the behaviours we aspire to as an organisation; and
  • those that describe how we as individual members of GCU aspire to live our values depending on our role within the university.

The levels are illustrated in the diagram below:

Values at GCU