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Shorter University receives 2014 Best of Duluth Award
Shorter University has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 Best of Duluth Award in the Universities & Colleges category by the Duluth Award Program. The university’s Duluth location is a part Shorter’s College of Adult and Professiona read more...
Shorter University presents “Relics of Tomfoolery” guest artist exhibit
Shorter University welcomes alumnus and Rome native James Davis and fellow ceramic artist Galen Olmsted to the Arnold Art Gallery as the clay artists kick off the guest artist exhibition series with “Relics of Tomfoolery,” which runs Sept. 2-26. read more...
Shorter faculty member to present poetry as part of Boston University reading series
Shorter University Assistant Professor of English Renee Emerson has been invited to read selections from her book, “Keeping Me Still,” as part of Boston University’s upcoming Robert Lowell Memorial Reading Series. The Pushcart Prize-nominated a 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
Meet the Coaches Luncheon on August 28
Shorter University Athletics invites you to the 2014 Meet the Coaches Luncheon! Thursday, August 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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