The Kennesaw State University community is steadfast in its commitment to academic excellence and personal integrity. Members of the KSU community are strongly encouraged a practice behavior that promotes citizenship and respect for self and others. Choosing to become a member of this community proclaims the acceptance of KSU's Creed as suggested by the following ideals:
Pursuing EXCELLENCE, I will show KINDNESS to all I encounter, display HONESTY in all that I do, and take RESPONSIBILITY for my own success.
Embracing new knowledge, I will pair AUTHENTICITY with CURIOSITY, have RESPECT for the ideas of others, while uplifting our community.
The students of Kennesaw State University challenge all campus members to establish and uphold a standard of excellence in responsibility and behavior in all aspects of life by adopting the ideals in this Creed.