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Shorter Sport Management majors volunteer during Atlanta Falcons safety clinic
Shorter University sport management majors joined representatives of the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday evening at Model High School for the Falcons Moms Football Safety Clinic. The event, which featured instruction on proper equipment fitting, concussi read more...
Shorter University sophomore to perform with Rome Symphony Orchestra
Avery Harris, a sophomore music performance major at Shorter University, will be performing a piece with the Rome Symphony Orchestra on April 25 at the Rome City Auditorium. Harris, of Rome, was one of two winners in the collegiate division of the read more...
Shorter University honors distinguished faculty
Two Shorter University faculty members were recognized for outstanding dedication and achievement during the annual Awards Day ceremony on Wednesday, April 8.  This year, faculty awards were presented to Assistant Professor of Nursing Dr. Kris Dougl read more...
2015 Spring Commencement
May Commencement is THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. at the FORUM in downtown Rome.  Ticket inf read more
Argo yearbooks now on sale!
Purchase your 2014-15 Argo today for the low price of $65. Go to http://www.jostensyearbooks.com . read more
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The Mission of Shorter University is to advance God’s Kingdom through a commitment to academic excellence, spiritual growth, Christian leadership, and global service within the context of a biblical worldview.

The University seeks to accomplish this Mission through quality undergraduate liberal arts programs, specialized professional programs, and select graduate programs. Geographically distant locations and online classes provide educational opportunities to individuals who are unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The University affirms a commitment to the Christian faith and strives to integrate Christian values within a nurturing community within its whole process of education.