Learning to a Greater Degree
Learning to a Greater Degree (LTAGD) is UCM’s commitment that we will be by your side, giving you all the resources and student support services you need to be successful.
Since 1871, the University of Central Missouri has been transforming students into lifelong learners who are dedicated to service.
A Greater Degree of Committment
UCM's campus community strives to ensure that diversity is a shared value and student success is a shared responsibility.
a learning community, by striving for academic and personal excellence and by promoting the value of education and lifelong learning.
an open community, by creating and maintaining effective channels of communication and by accepting and respecting individuals whose values, ideas, beliefs, and life experiences may be different from my own.
a caring community, by seeking opportunities to serve and by supporting and affirming the well-being of others.
a just community, by behaving in ways which are ethical, honest, equitable, trustworthy, civil, and respectful.
a disciplined community, by seeking to understand and fulfill personal responsibilities, by upholding university guidelines and by working toward self and community betterment.
a celebrative community, by observing and honoring existing traditions and by seeking and creating opportunities to enrich and define UCM.
a purposeful community, by helping to shape and achieve the common goals of the University of Central Missouri.