Mission Statement

Harverton International University (comprising the undergraduate college, the graduate schools, other academic bodies, research centers and affiliated institutions).

​HIU is dedicated to enriching people’s lives through excellence in teaching, research, and service.

Harverton International University:

  • Facilitates learning, informed by scholarship and research.
  • Expands knowledge through research, scholarship, and creative activity.
  • Serves a global community by disseminating, sharing, and applying knowledge.
The University, as the flagship institution, will play a critical leadership role for Haiti by promoting human and economic development that will improve lives within Haiti’s borders and beyond. The University will model a diverse community characterized by fairness and social justice.


HIU’s vision is training students and make them critical-thinkers, problem-solvers and contributors to a sustaining growth and development in Haiti and abroad.


Our main purpose is to promote quality instructions in Haiti and provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to be competitive in a global economy and raise the quality of life of its citizens.


The students, faculty and staff of the harverton International University a set of complementary values that are fundamental to the university’s identity and provide the foundation for its practices.

  • We value excellence.

The search for excellence will be the hallmark of all of our endeavors.

  • We value learning.

Student learning and satisfaction will be the measures of our success.

  • We value scholarly research.

We will engage in reflective practice through the scholarship of discovery and the scholarship of teaching.

  • We value the free exchange of ideas.

A respectful climate for open discourse promotes innovation, discovery and social responsibility.

  • We value openness and flexibility.

Reducing barriers to education enhances access and social equity.

  • We value diversity and inclusiveness.

Diversity and inclusiveness enhance the quality both of learning and of the workplace.

  • We value our employees.

The commitment, innovation, creativity and continuous learning of every employee will contribute to our success.

  • We value accountability.

We will be accountable to our students, to each other and to the public.

  • We value Faith.

Faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.

  • We Value Humanity

Everyone is loved by God and equal in the eye of the law, should be treated with dignity, respect and consideration.

Our values can be summarized as:

  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Partnership
  • Honesty
  • Communication
  • Respect
  • Safety
  • Attitude
  • Customer Service
  • Trustworthy
  • Diversity
  • Individuality
  • Creativity
  • Growth
  • Achievement
  • Competence
  • Accountability
  • Community
  • Spirituality
  • Quality
  • Commitment to Success
  • Ethical
  • Legal
  • Professionalism
  • Fairness
  • Responsibility
  • Consistency
  • Empowerment
  • Fun
  • Risk-taking
  • Efficiency
  • Balance
  • Loyalty
  • Optimism
  • Reliable
  • Inspiring