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Academic Affairs

The *Office of Academic Affairs works to foster collaboration, communication, and personal interaction between and among students, faculty, administrative staff, and the office itself to accomplish the University's educational mission and goals. The office oversees, coordinates, and facilitates the many academic programs and processes that have been established to help students:

  • Obtain a broad base of knowledge in the humanities, arts, and sciences and awareness of discipline-specific methods of inquiry;
  • Think critically and communicate effectively;
  • Gain the knowledge and skills in a specific discipline requisite for satisfying careers and/or graduate work and professional studies;
  • Foster an understanding of the various cultures and of the interdependence of the global community;
  • Form moral and religious values that encourage them to address complex societal problems that affect the individual, community, and world;
  • Understand the United States as a pluralistic society characterized by changing social, political, and economic relationships


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Offices and Services

  1. Academic Centers

    Academic centers are administrative, organization, or budgetary units within the Office of Academic Affairs. Centers may cross disciplinary boundaries.

    Mount Union currently has the following centers.

    John T. Huston-Dr. John D. Brumbaugh Nature Center

    Incubox

    Ralph and Mary Regula Center for Public Service

    Spectrum Education Center

  2. Athletics

    The Office of Athletics at the University of Mount Union oversees the University's intercollegiate atheltics program, including 24 NCAA Division III athletic teams - 13 men's and 11 women's.

    Athletics

  3. Camps and Conferences

    The Office of Camps and Conferences manages all aspects of internal and external camps and conferences on the University of Mount Union campus. Mount Union hosts a variety of groups including summer academic and athletic camps as well as professional conferences throughout the year. We offer a full-service operation equipped to provide faculty, staff, and external clients with assistance in the planning and implementation of their program.

    Campus and Conferences

  4. Center for Global Education

    The *Center for Global Education offers a variety of international opportunities for living and learning abroad. The center advises students during the study abroad process and assists faculty with travel seminars and visiting professorships.

    Study Abroad

    *Requires access to Mount Union's student, faculty, and staff portal

  5. Center for Student Success

    The Center for Student Success includes the offices of Academic Support, Accessibility Services, Career Development, First Year Initiatives, and Students in Academic Transition Programs. While each office provides a different kind of assistance, their services are interrelated to provide holistic student-centered support.

    Student Success

    Post-Graduation Report

  6. Digital, Written, and Oral Communication Studio

    The Digital, Written, and Oral Communication Studio (DWOC Studio) is open to all students of Mount Union. It's mission is to provide a space for students to work on writing, oral presentations, and digital artifacts, including sound and video editing, desktop publishing, and more. Consultants are on hand to provide help with critical thinking at the beginning stages of a project; support through the writing, speaking, and production process; as well as polishing a final product, including essays, reports, employment and graduate school documents, public speeches, PowerPoints, Prezis, videos, audio files, ePortfolios, and more. 

    Digital, Written, and Oral Communication Studio

  7. Honors Program

    The Honors Program at the University of Mount Union offers integrated learning opportunities and challenges for motivated students with exceptional academic potential. The program is designed to foster intellectual curiosity, leadership, initiative, creativity, civic-mindedness, and a high standard of performance.

    Honors Program

  8. Institutional Effectiveness

    The Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE) provides leadership for continuous improvement, fosters an environment of data-informed decision-making, and provides evidence of accountability to stakeholders of Mount Union. OIE oversees Mount Union’s relationship with its regional accreditor, the Higher Learning Commission, and state authorization with the Ohio Department of Higher Education while serving as liaison to professional and disciplinary accreditation bodies. OIE documents and analyzes student learning, course evaluation, program review, institutional culture, and strategic planning. With primary responsibility for collection and analysis of institutional research, the office oversees internal and external institutional surveys for stakeholders, provides official institutional data for government and accreditation reports as required, and creates internal reports as requested. OIE is charged with oversight for governmental compliance planning, compliance training and policy development.

    Accreditation

    AQIP

    Consumer Information

    Institutional Review Board

    Post-Graduation Report

    Strategic Plan

    University Policies

  9. Library

    The University of Mount Union Libraries include the Main Library located in the Kolenbrander Harter Information Center and the Sturgeon Music Library located in Cope Music Hall.

    Library

  10. Registrar

    The *Office of the University Registrar is responsible for providing the academic record-keeping function required by Mount Union and providing a large part of the planning, management and operational information required by the University. The office goal is to support the faculty and administration in their efforts to realize the goals and objectives of the University, to support the students in their efforts to obtain an education, and to provide services and information needed by the wider public, including alumni and former students.

    Academic Calendar (online)

    Academic Calendar (printable pdf)

    Application for Readmission

    Credit for IB or AP or CLEP

    Exam Schedule

    FERPA

    GPA Calculator

    Graduation Requirements

    Order a Transcript

    Registration Dates

    Summer Sessions

    Transient Application

    University Catalogue

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