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Life at Spring Arbor University

At SAU, we’re so much more than students, professors and classrooms. We’re a community. Here, you’ll find mentors and life-long friends. All united under Christ’s light and mission. Come discover a truly authentic and meaningful college experience — the kind where you become the person God intends you to be.

Spiritual Life

You, transformed.

Your spiritual growth is just as important as your academic growth. Our prayer is that you will experience a whole-person transformation during your time here. Discovering your God-given gifts. Having them honed — as iron sharpens iron —through the fellowship of a loving, supportive community. And ultimately going out from Spring Arbor equipped to bring the light of Christ to a world in need.

 

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Traditions

Be a part of the Tradition

At Spring Arbor University, our communal identity is shaped by tradition. From Parting at the Plaza to Cutting of the Ivy, your SAU experience will be rich with one-of-a-kind rites of passage. They’re solemn, celebratory, silly — and uniquely SAU.

Extracurricular Clubs & Activities

An involved you is the best you.

From sports to theater to service and so much more, there are clubs and activities across campus to appeal to any student. Some of your favorite memories of college will start here.

Explore Extracurriculars

Residence Life

A place for you to shine.

SAU caters to every student. Living on campus? Explore your housing and dining options. Commuting to class? You aren’t forgotten about either. Find a plan that suits your needs.

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SAU Diversity

Spring Arbor University is a community of learners committed to reflecting the Kingdom of God in the diversity of our students, faculty, staff, trustees, and other associates. Valuing the dignity of every human being is part of the historic legacy of our founding denomination.

Diversity At SAU