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Washington Adventist University

Washington Adventist University is a Seventh-day Adventist liberal arts university operating in Takoma Park, Maryland, United States.

Location

Address
7600 Flower Ave
City
Takoma Park
State
MD
Zip/Post Code
20912

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
1011
Total Graduate enrollment
180
In State Tuition Fees
19700
Out State Tuition Fees
19700
ACT Score
21
SAT Score
990
Male Female Ratio
32:68
Acceptance Rate
43%
Student Faculty Ratio
11:01

Additional Information

College Type
Private
Religious Affiliation
Seventh-day Adventist Church
Campus Housing
Yes
Mission Statement
Statement of Mission Washington Adventist University is a learning community committed to the Seventh-day Adventist Christian vision of excellence and service. This cosmopolitan institution challenges students to seize the opportunities for learning in the nation"s capital in order to become moral leaders in communities throughout the world.
Mascot
The Shock
Colors
Blue Orange
Conference
Assoc. Independent Institutions
Athletic Twitter

College History

History

Washington Adventist University was established in 1904 by the Seventh-day Adventist Church as Washington Training College. In 1907, it was renamed Washington Foreign Mission Seminary, in 1914, Washington Missionary College, in 1961, Columbia Union College, and in 2009 received its current name.

College Specialty

Specialty

Statement of Mission Columbia Union College is a learning community committed to the Seventh-day Adventist Christian vision of excellence and service. This cosmopolitan institution challenges students to seize the opportunities for learning in the nation�s capital in order to become moral leaders in communities throughout the world.

Alumni

Alumni

Leonard L Bailey � 1964 � pediatric heart surgeon Roscoe Bartlett � 1947 � Republican in United States House of Representatives formerly representing Maryland's 6th congressional district Hans-J�rgen Holman, Norwegian-American musicologist and educationalist H.M.S. Richards � 1919 � pioneer radio broadcaster and founder of the Voice of Prophecy media ministry Rachel Roy � 1996 � fashion designercitation needed Thomas L. Saaty � 1948 � mathematician and inventor of the Analytic Hierarchy Process David Tate � 1970 � radio broadcaster Benjamin G. Wilkinson � major contributor to the King-James-Only Movement with his book Our Authorized Bible Vindicatedcitation needed Ted N. C. Wilson � 1971 � General Conference president of the Seventh Day Adventist church Charles McMillan � 1977 � 10th director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory

Campus

Campus

Suburban

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