Unisa’s key values are based on the following elements: excellence, integrity, social justice and fairness.
Excellence: The quality or state of being outstanding and superior; a feature or respect in which somebody or something is greater, better and more outstanding.
Our pledge: We will uphold high standards of aspiration in all our practices, with continuous attention to the improvement of quality.
Integrity: The quality of possessing and steadfastly adhering to high moral principles or professional standards; the state of being complete or undivided.
Our pledge: We will subscribe to truth, honesty, transparency and accountability of conduct in all that we do.
Social justice and fairness: Fairness or reasonableness, especially in the way people are treated and decisions and conclusions are determined; the condition of being just or impartial.
Our pledge: We will promote equity of access and opportunity so that all may develop their full potential.