“Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.”
— Romans 12:2
“We need redeemed minds to get redeemed politics, redeemed business, redeemed entertainment and redeemed family life. That’s why we believe in Asbury (University) … its professors want nothing more than to send out transformed graduates — both in the classroom and in the continuing redemptive power of Jesus Christ...”
— Dr. J. Ellsworth Kalas (a former president of Asbury Theological Seminary) during a President’s Society event at Asbury University
Asbury University is a special place, set apart by God to accomplish His purposes. From the moment you step on campus, it is evident that there is no other university like this. Informed by the past and building for the future, Asbury provides a dynamic, Christ-centered liberal arts education in a distinctive living-learning environment. For 125 years, Asbury University has been unusually formative in helping men and women hear God’s voice, embrace God’s call and be empowered to do God’s will.
As a community, we seek to discover how to live holy lives, engage the Scriptures and become better stewards of the gifts God has given us. Our students are prepared to live out their allegiance to the Kingdom of God and to participate in the cause of world redemption.
Our more than 22,000 living alumni surround the globe, leading and serving in all 50 states and 72 nations in the areas of ministry, business, education, equine, social justice, communications, the sciences and the arts.