About Taylor University
Taylor University is an evangelical, independent, interdenominational Christian liberal arts university in which all programs are shaped by a biblical, Christian worldview and the integration of faith, learning and living within a community of intentional Christian nurture and relationships.
Taylor is distinctive in its commitment to both spiritual and intellectual development as symbolized by the twin spires of the Rice Bell Tower. Academic pursuits at Taylor are rigorous, demanding imagination, dedication and integrity from both students and faculty. As a Christian institution, Taylor University has highly capable, supportive faculty who recognize that all truth has its source in God. Students’ quests for truth begin with this conviction and relate to all aspects of the liberal arts curriculum.
Taylor University carries out its mission and purposes primarily by offering undergraduate programs in its residential campus setting. Within this environment, curricular and co-curricular programs advance the holistic development of students expressed through servant leadership, global and civic engagement, service, and life-long learning. These programs engage students through collaborative faculty-student research, experiential and service learning, internships, and international study.
The University offers focused graduate programs that expand and complement curricular and institutional strengths. Taylor University Online offers select undergraduate and graduate courses, including summer school opportunities, and programs for students who are not in residence.
The University employs dedicated faculty, professional, and support services personnel who align with its mission and enable outstanding programs within a culture of continuous quality improvement.
Taylor’s campus reflects a vision of physical facilities that combines aesthetics, functionality, and timely maintenance.