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Transforming Lives for Godly Service, Vocational Distinction, and Cultural Engagement

Cedarville University is bold about preparing outstanding professionals who will use their in-demand skills and professional influence to make a difference for Jesus Christ. We are bold about the Gospel and helping you pursue God’s call on your life. When you graduate, you’ll be ready to go boldly wherever God leads.

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Biblical Worldview

With a Bible minor built into all undergraduate programs and biblical integration in every course, Cedarville is driven by an unwavering commitment to the inerrancy and authority of Scripture. You’ll learn the Gospel and be challenged to live and share it.

Comprehensive Academics

Few Christian universities can match the breadth and quality of Cedarville’s program mix. Choose from the liberal arts or the professions, undergraduate or graduate, residential or online — more than 150 sought-after programs available.

Worship and Community

Truly like nowhere else, our daily chapel is the heartbeat of our campus community. Students, faculty, and staff gather each weekday for dynamic worship and great preaching. Chapel is what makes Cedarville feel like family and is the top-rated experience on campus!

Return on Investment

You’ll emerge from Cedarville prepared to succeed in a highly competitive professional environment — our 97.5% placement rate affirms that success! More importantly, you’ll be equipped to make a Gospel impact through your vocation wherever God calls.

97.5% of graduates employed or in grad school within six months.

Students from 49 states and 41 countries build global career and ministry network.

Top 5 in U.S. for professors’ engagement with students, says The Wall Street Journal.

100% of freshmen receive scholarships – $17,000 average.

Experience Cedarville

Take a look at Cedarville University and experience the people, the programs, and the passions that make it a truly special place.

The Cedarville Experience

What makes Cedarville unique? Listen to what students have to say about their academically excellent, truly Christian Cedarville experience.

1,000 Days

Our President, Dr. Thomas White, shares his passion for transforming students' lives during their 1,000 days on campus.

Bringing Hope and Healing to Nicaragua

Cedarville nursing students spent spring break sharing the love of Christ and offering medical care as part of a CUGO trip to Nicaragua.

Cedarville by the Numbers

Numbers can tell a story if you just listen. Get a quick snapshot of the important facts and figures behind the Cedarville experience.

Stewarding Your Gifts With a Graduate Degree

Listen as Cedarville's president, Dr. Thomas White, discusses how our graduate programs can help you steward your God-given talents for His glory.

Cedarville Yellow Jackets NCAA Athletics

The Yellow Jackets have a long tradition of competitive success, exciting fan moments, and teamwork at its very best.

Beautifully Uncomfortable

Rebecca Gendron shares how her #CUGO trip to Turkey encouraged her to not settle for a comfortable life, but a life sold out for Christ.

We Are One: Diversity at Cedarville

Students describe diversity in all aspects of life at Cedarville, from activities to spiritual growth to developing a biblical worldview.

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Upcoming Events

  • Fall Bible Conference

    The Fall Bible Conference kicks off the academic year with morning and evening chapel sessions and is always a highlight of the year.

  • Involvement Fair

    Come visit the tents and booths of over 100 different orgs, ministries, and vendors as you take a look at what you can be involved in at CU and in the community. Rain location will be in the Doden Field House.

  • CU Friday

    Get a firsthand look at all that Cedarville has to offer. You’ll enjoy a full day of activities, touring campus, and hearing what students have to say about their Cedarville experience.

  • Homecoming and Parents Weekend

    God has blessed Cedarville through the years and used her to produce men and women of faith, leaders in their professions, churches, and communities. We welcome you back to Cedarville to mark a special time in your life, find old friends, and see how the University has grown. Be sure to check out the homecoming website, which will be a useful tool as you plan your Homecoming or Parent's weekend visit. Additionally, you will find helpful information about registration, area accommodations, and a schedule of events.

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Cedarville University

Welcome to Cedarville University, an exceptional Christian university in Southwest Ohio. As one of the top Christian colleges in the Midwest, Cedarville University attracts 3,963 undergraduate, graduate, and online students to more than 130 areas of study. Founded in 1887 for the Word of God and the Testimony of Jesus Christ, Cedarville is recognized nationally as a Baptist college with caring, authentic community; rigorous and Christ-centered academic programs; strong graduation and retention rates; intentional focus on the Gospel; accredited professional and health science majors; and leading student satisfaction ratings. Cedarville University has been honored as one of the top-ranked Christian universities granting bachelor’s degrees and a "best college" for studying the Bible. Cedarville University academic teams regularly win or rank in the top tier of national and international competitions. Cedarville is also recognized among the best universities in Ohio. Schedule a visit at one of today’s top Christian colleges in Ohio and the greater Midwest by calling 1-800-CEDARVILLE (233-2784) or going online.