The Marietta College Pioneer Pledge provides the philosophical foundation upon which the Code of Conduct, as described throughout this handbook, is based.

I will always communicate truthfully with all members of the Marietta College community.

I will always hold myself to the highest ethical principles both personally and academically.

I will take responsibility for all of my decisions, and will challenge others to make decisions that put the community’s best interest at the forefront, while holding them accountable for the decisions that they make.

I will treat each individual on campus with respect and learn to appreciate the differences that make each individual and culture within our community unique.

I will be active within our community to make a positive difference, and to help serve those who are taking an initiative to better the lives of others