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Mitchell named registrar at Shorter University
Justin A. Mitchell has been named registrar at Shorter University. As registrar, Mitchell is responsible for maintaining student records and serving as an academic liaison between faculty and staff. He will also manage student and class scheduling an read more...
Volunteers help spruce up Shorter University residence halls
Shorter University students will return to freshly painted residence halls this fall, thanks to the help of dozens of volunteers from throughout the state of Georgia. For six weeks this summer, men, women, and youth rolled up their sleeves and put read more...
Shorter University announces Dean’s List for Spring 2014
Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the spring semester of 2014. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the term.   D read more...
Summer 2014 Issue of Shorter Magazine is Available Online
  The Summer 2014 issue of Shorter Magazine is now available online. Enjoy feature stori read more
Hawk Orientation Sessions Begin July 15th!
Hawk Orientation is the starting point at Shorter University. At Hawk Orientation, new students lear read more
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The Mission of Shorter University is to provide quality higher education, enabling and encouraging student commitment to active life-long learning, personal spiritual values, responsible citizenship, and community and societal leadership in a global context.

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. 

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