Tempe Chamber of Commerce

Maricopa Community College District

  • Colleges/Universities
2411 W. 14th Street
Tempe, AZ 852816942
(480) 731-8150
(480) 731-8620 (fax)

About Us

Maricopa's most notable hallmark has been one of commitment to serving students and community well - this is the reason Maricopa exists.

Respect
* Encourage and support the development of all to read more
  • About

    Maricopa's most notable hallmark has been one of commitment to serving students and community well - this is the reason Maricopa exists.

    Respect
    * Encourage and support the development of all to meet their potential.
    * Listen actively to various opinions.
    * Embrace and support diversity.
    * Treat all people with dignity.
    * Maintain the confidentiality of interpersonal communication.

    Honesty
    * Speak truthfully and candidly.
    * Act with integrity.
    * Represent information accurately.
    * Demonstrate consistency between what is said and what is done.

    Responsibility
    * Respond to the educational needs of our communities.
    * Honor the public trust.
    * Be accountable for appropriate, efficient, and effective use of resources.
    * Meet performance expectations for personal and professional conduct.
    * Foster a safe environment.

    Fairness
    * Treat everyone equitably, without favoritism or prejudice.
    * Practice unbiased assessments of issues and individuals.
    * Establish and maintain realistic performance expectations.

    Caring
    * Nurture a culture of mutual appreciation.
    * Cultivate empathy and a compassionate response to others.
    * Practice positive intervention and appropriate resolution.
    * Support the development of the individual as a whole person.

    Freedom
    * Maintain academic freedom and a free exchange of views.
    * Ensure the opportunity to exercise choices.
    * Encourage innovation, risk-taking, and creativity.
    * Create a culture devoid of fear, retaliation, or revenge.