Andrews University Community Values Agreement
Andrews University is a Seventh-day Adventist institution where we seek to integrate faith, learning and living. We are committed to nurturing the personal growth and development of each student and to fostering a campus environment that is uniquely Christian. As such, students agree to uphold the community values below and as contained in relevant student handbooks and bulletins:
- To be part of a faith-based institution by respecting Andrews University’s Seventh-day Adventist Christian perspective and values.
To adopt a wholesome lifestyle on- and off-campus guided by the core values of the Andrews University community.
Honesty—We refrain from lying, cheating and stealing.
Modesty—We exhibit appropriateness and modesty in conduct and appearance.
Purity—We refrain from engaging in pre-marital sex, adultery and pornography.
Respect—We do not tolerate any form of harassment, abuse or sexual misconduct.
Health—We abstain from the possession or use of alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs.
Safety—We do not tolerate the possession or use on-campus of firearms, explosive devices or other prohibited weapons.
To live on a residential campus in a University residence hall and participate in a meal plan at the University’s vegetarian cafeteria while single and under the age of 22 (unless living with an approved family member or Andrews faculty or staff member).
To be part of a gathered community by attending required co-curricular programs, including weekly chapels.