Why choose Bluffton?
Bluffton's four enduring values of discovery, community, respect, and service set Bluffton apart from other institutions. Bluffton provides an educational experience that teaches Christian Values in a Global Community - or put in another way - living out faith with purpose through the Mennonite values of peacemaking and service.
Discovery speaks to the explorative nature of Bluffton's academic life and cross-cultural experiences, of making new friends, growing your personal faith and discovering your purpose in the world.
Community is seen in the rich collaboration that takes place between professors, students
and staff. The residential nature of campus leads to interaction, inclusiveness and
Service is expressed through a call for faith-based stewardship. You will have opportunities
to discover the needs of the world and will be prepared to make a difference through
your chosen vocation.
Bluffton University is affiliated with Mennonite Church USA, however the majority of students are not from a Mennonite background. The result is a great environment for students of all backgrounds to think critically about their beliefs.
Ready for the future
Whether life after graduation calls you to graduate school or to a career, a Bluffton University education will serve you well.