A Place that Inspires

Home to a multifaceted student body, Bluffton is situated on 65 acres of lush, wooded grounds that line the banks of the Little Riley Creek in the village of Bluffton, Ohio. You'll quickly feel a part of our campus community as you develop relationships and discover your passions.

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Here, we come together for something greater.


Our campus

Enjoy exploring the 234-acre Bluffton University campus and nature preserve.


Campus is located within a beautiful, natural setting with the Little Riley Creek running through it.

Arts and events

In addition to more than 30 arts events every year, there are academic lectures and athletic contests, most of which are open to the public. 

Offices and services

At Bluffton, we know “It’s all about relationships.”  


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Accredited since 1956
Percentage of grads employed or in grad school


Dr. Jane Wood

President Jane M. Wood

Leadership on campus is provided by President Jane M. Wood, the president's cabinet, faculty and staff directors, and the Board of Trustees.

Bluffton University-Student Senate President

2024-25 Senate president Madisyn Sheppard

Student Senate serves as the official voice of the students. Membership consists of four members from each class and a president chosen by the student body.

Student Senate

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