The mission of the University of Charleston is to educate each student for a life of productive work, enlightened living, and community involvement.

The University’s mission is an expression of shared values and goals. These include:

  • Offering selected quality programs affording professional preparation in a liberal arts environment
  • Preparing students to live in an increasingly complex and changing society by helping them develop the knowledge, abilities, and character needed to be lifelong learners
  • Utilizing and enriching the strong relationship between the University and the greater Charleston community to prepare students for a life rich in community involvement

Campus Ministry Leader
Rev. Mark Pruett-Barnett

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