The University has changed location seven times, changed its name six times and undergone restructuring four times. Through all this experience it has gained the strength to:
Ponder prudently and practice earnestly, be impartial and upright, our school motto;
Be unified and diligent, seek truth and Make innovations, our school precept ion;
Make humanity the foundation and serve society, regard students and morality as priority, our educational philosophy;
Persevere in the task, whatever the setbacks, our school tradition;
Build the school with quality, mould it with learning, strengthen it with talent, make it known with features, nurture it with management, and enrich it with harmony，our educational ideal, and
Be patriotic and loyal to the school, be democratic and harmonious, be scientific and practical, be open-minded and creative, the spirit of our University.