They are In accordance with human and Christian values, USJM intends:
- To provide accessible, affordable and practical university education.
- To nurture university students with demand-oriented skills.
- To promote the pursuit of relevant basic and applied research aiming at producing graduates for holistic societal transformation.
- To design and run appropriate programmes geared towards sustainable management of the environment.
- To nurture citizens of integrity imbued with a sense of the common good.
- To promote and use African cultures in university education.
- To enhance the pastoral mission of the Church