Building your greater purpose.
How do you prepare for a future that will be different than anyone can imagine? At Bluffton University, the answer is through theBluffton Blueprint.
Gain hands-on experience throughvaried internships
The Wit: Award-winning student-driven convergent media
Classroom placementin your first semester
Join theBridge: The Bluffton University Literary Journalstudent editorial staff
Approved by theNational Strength and Conditioning Association
Collaborate with faculty onmathematical research
Prepare for RDN licensureat a small, private university
Explore your calling through theMinistry Inquiry Program
Eye-opening experienceat Juvenile Detention Center
Nationally accreditedsocial work program
Committed to growth
Ninety-nine percent of graduates are employed or engaged in advanced study or long-term service within six months of graduation. Many become leaders in their fields.
Guided by values
Christian values inspire us through discovery, community, respect and service. You will develop the confidence and skills needed to lead in your community and the world.
Shaped by experience
Through the Bluffton Blueprint, a unique blend of foundational courses and experiential learning, you will be prepared for the challenges that come with life.
Rooted in community
At Bluffton, it's all about relationships. You will collaborate with peers; learn from trusted faculty, mentors and coaches; and grow in your spiritual journey.
I feel like people are being more vocal about issues on campus, and the university is willing to have those hard conversation with the student body. It's very, very good."
I have a lot of support here at Bluffton. I am very lucky that I found people who support me, my ideas and what I want for my future."
The internship was really helpful to learn what coaches look for in a recruit. It's more than just skills, a recruit must show he or she is hardworking and loves the game."
We know that big challenges lead to even bigger payoffs. That’s why we pair rigorous academics with supportive faculty who are invested in your success. Here, you’ll grow through life-shaping courses, internships and cross-cultural experiences.
Bluffton has received a five year Choose Ohio First $138,600 grant by the Ohio Department of Higher Education to support students in STEM fields.Read more
Rare Bible conserved
A 1531 Froschauer Bible has returned to Musselman Library. The conservation restored the structural integrity of the Bible so it could be examined--with proper handling techniques.Read more
Stadium lights will be installed at Alumni Field in summer 2022. A 1973 Bluffton alumnus and his wife, Randy and Debbie Gade, made a $300,000 gift to fund this addition.Read more
Men's soccer coach
史蒂夫Bushre将职责布拉夫顿的头men's soccer coach on Feb. 1. He most recently as served an assistant coach at Indiana University East.Read more