Student Life

Students sit on Relationship Bench

Discover your place at Bluffton

  • Discover community.
    Discover our comfortable community and active residence life. Find new friends within our warm and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Discover ways to be involved.
    Discover activities, clubs and lots of ways to get involved. Choose from more than 40 organizations and groups, including  department clubs, P.E.A.C.E. Club, student government and music groups. And, of course, you ll find a variety of intramural sports and our Bluffton Beavers NCAA Division III intercollegiate athletics.
  • Discover your faith journey.
    From chapel services and ministry teams to service missions and Spiritual Life Week, Bluffton's campus ministries welcome you to take your own faith journey and explore your own path with the guidance of the Mennonite values of peace-making and service.

The Bluffton University Student Life Division in collaboration with staff and faculty colleagues  strives to challenge and support student learning, discovery and growth. Using theory and best practices, the division will serve as a key resource and advocate for the holistic development of all students and create a safe, welcoming and diverse environment.

Emergency contact system

Emergency contact

Bluffton students, faculty and staff are encouraged to sign up to receive text-message or e-mail notifications in the event of an emergency on campus. >>>more

Career Development

Shari Ayers counseling a student

The Center for Career and Vocation is not just for seniors! Services are available to provide guidance throughout your collegiate experience and beyond.

Living on campus

Residence life

At some point, you may need information about emergency contacts, campus standards, health & counseling services or maybe just what's for dinner. 
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