The Catholic University of America

Why are compliance and ethics so important to the University?

  • Accountability, integrity and ethical behavior are necessary companions to the University’s mission and the successful advancement of knowledge.  They reinforce the University's unique values, and promote a culture of care.
  • The University is committed to ensuring that all employees are aware of and take steps to comply with relevant laws and University policies.
  • When acting on behalf of the University, you are responsible for following the laws and policies that apply to your department/school/office, your position and your work-related activities.