Mission Values

Mission, Vision and Values


F&B is a service organization that supports Penn State students, faculty, staff, and the public. We are responsible for the planning, management, and stewardship of the University’s human, financial, physical, and environmental resources.


F&B’s vision is to make Penn State better for current and future generations by focusing on sustainability, excellence, and quality in our people, service, and stewardship


Accountability – We take ownership of our work and the service we provide.

Customer Service – Providing excellent service is at the heart of what we do.

Diversity and Inclusion – We foster diversity, pursue equality, and affirm the dignity of everyone. 

Excellence – We strive for exceptional performance every day.

Integrity and Ethics – We say what we mean and mean what we say. 

Respect – Everyone brings something unique to the table.

Student Centeredness – Our students are why we’re here and we listen to them.

Teamwork – We successfully partner with others to provide the highest quality service.