United Methodist Church Affiliation
Shenandoah University is one of five United Methodist Church-affiliated institutions of higher education in the Commonwealth of Virginia. The spiritual life team is dedicated to calling, forming and sending leaders for tomorrow’s church and world, offering a wide mixture of programs throughout the academic year.
Through its Institute for Church Professions, the university works in tandem with Wesley Theological Seminary (UMC) to implement United Methodist certification courses. Shenandoah University reflects the United Methodist Church’s ecumenical spirit and global perspective by being culturally and religiously diverse.