In the context of the above mission, values and vision statements, it should be acknowledged that the performance of the University of Southern Queensland will ultimately be judged upon its agreed outcomes, that is, the extents to which:
employees acquire appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes which enable them to contribute in productive and rewarding ways in a modern society characterised by changing technological, socio-economic, cultural and physical environments.
its research, extension and development activities meet society's expectations in addressing usefulness and relevance criteria as well as making a significant contribution to the body of knowledge on humanity, behaviours and the totality of the environment surrounding us.
its community service liaison activities contribute positively to the regional community.
its administrative support facilities and structures assist with the achievement of the desired outcomes.