The Zambia Catholic University is an institution of academic excellence, integrity and service subject to the norms of Codex luris Canonici and ExCorde Ecclessiae.
The University provides a living institutional witness to Christ and His Message: to research in the light of Christian message and to put new discoveries at the service of human kind and society; to offer a holistic formation for men and women capable of rational and critical judgement and conscious of the transcendent dignity of the human person; to accord professional training that incorporates ethical values and a sense of service to individuals and to society, and to proffer dialogue between culture and faith.
The motto of the University is : “The Truth Shall Set you free” (Veritus Vos Liberabit) John 8:32
The Zambia Catholic University is guided by the is guided by statutes and the Charter. The University Council may revise the statutes from time to time. The students are advised to familiarialise themselves with the Statutes, a copy of which is placed in the library.