Asbury University Community Life

Asbury University is a community of learners in the Christian liberal arts tradition with a mission to prepare students educationally, socially, and spiritually to impact their world for Jesus Christ.  The community is committed to ten foundational principles (see the undergraduate Handbook for Community Life or your program’s Community Expectations document) which promote the development of a lifestyle for a lifetime.  At the heart of this community are Jesus’ two great commandments found in Matthew 22:37-40: “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your shall love your neighbor as yourself.”

Asbury University is committed to following Biblical mandates for living.

Asbury University promotes a radical commitment to Jesus Christ as both Savior and Lord.

Asbury University encourages a balanced lifestyle.

Asbury University is committed to a lifestyle characterized by integrity.

Asbury University is a learning community.

Asbury University is a respectful and inclusive community.

Asbury University is a redemptive community.

Asbury University is a disciplined community.

Asbury University is a serving community.

Asbury University is a celebrating community.

Social Life

In order to develop a Christ-like higher education environment, the University has guidelines governing social life and conduct on campus, including the use of tobacco, alcoholic beverages and drugs. Students enrolled in the traditional undergraduate program can learn more from the Handbook for Community Life.

Opportunities & Services

Traditional Undergraduate Campus Life

Graduate & Professional Studies Student Community Life


2015-16 Bulletin updated 7/28/2015