Bluffton University

Bluffton University
Bluffton University Logo
MottoThe Truth Makes Free
TypePrivate
Established1899
Religious affiliation
Mennonite Church USA
Endowment$23,521,163
PresidentJane Wood
Academic staff
55 (45 part-time)
Students1,094
Undergraduates895
Postgraduates97
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Location, ,
United States

40°53′46″N 83°53′53″W / 40.896°N 83.898°W / 40.896; -83.898Coordinates: 40°53′46″N 83°53′53″W / 40.896°N 83.898°W / 40.896; -83.898
Campus234 acres (Rural)
ColorsBluffton purple and white[1]
NicknameBeavers
MascotJ. Denny and Jenny Beaver
Websitewww.bluffton.edu

Bluffton University is a private university in Bluffton, Ohio, with more than 80 majors, minors and interdisciplinary programs and 16 NCAA DIII athletic teams. Bluffton’s programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), and four majors have earned national accreditation: dietetics, education, music and social work. A signature feature of a Bluffton University education is the Bluffton Blueprint. Featuring both traditional classroom learning and experiential components, the Bluffton Blueprint helps students develop resiliency and look at their futures in unexpected ways.