Mission and Commitments

Indiana Wesleyan University is invigorated by the following commitments:

Mission

Indiana Wesleyan University is a Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship and leadership.

Scope

Indiana Wesleyan University, recognizing the world-changing impact of Christian higher education and the spectrum of student need, strives to provide educational programs that are accessible and adaptable. Residential undergraduate and graduate programs in a traditional term-based format are offered on the Marion, Indiana, campus. Undergraduate and graduate programs designed to meet the needs of adult learners are offered at regional Education Centers and class locations throughout Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky, as well as nationally through the university's extensive online infrastructure.

Values

The primary value for Indiana Wesleyan University is Christlikeness. The challenge to follow Christ compels us to pursue a personal and professional lifestyle of Commitment, Leadership, Service, Stewardship, Innovation and Diversity.

Charge

Indiana Wesleyan University will prepare each student to become a world changer. We will accomplish this by drawing students into an integrated experience of intellectual challenge, spiritual growth and leadership development. Thus we will call students to Christian character, expect academic excellence, equip students for success in their vocations, mentor them for leadership and prepare them for service.

Vision

We seek to be a premier university changing the world for Christ.

2020 Dream

Indiana Wesleyan University, with continued strengthening of our spiritual light, will increasingly be recognized throughout the world for excellence, academic stature and influence.