Our Core ValuesSince the founding of the Olabisi Onabanjo University in 1982, the University is guided by certain core values which are rooted in its organizational culture. Accordingly, and in the context of OOU’s philosophy, shared Vision and collective Mission, coupled with it aspiration to attain and remain at the cutting edge of research, learning and higher education, the following values constitute the building blocks on which the University operates. These Core Values shall also be the watchdog of the Centre for Open and Distance Learning:

i.      Commitment, Competence, Teamwork and Self-motivation;
ii.     Integrity and Honesty;
iii.    Loyalty and Sincerity;
iv.    Excellent (and Delightful) Professional Service;
v.     Client (Learners, Government, other stakeholders) Satisfaction;
vi.    Fool-proof Professional Conduct;
vii.  Resourcefulness and Initiative;
viii. Superior Productivity;
ix.    Gender consciousness and sensitivity;
x.     Transparency, Accountability and Due Process;
xi.   Innovativeness and Positive Change;
xii.   Staff Empowerment; and
xiii.   Good Corporate Government