Academic Affairs / Office of the Provost
AU provides “a transformative learning experience, shaping graduates who work, serve and lead with integrity in their local, national and global communities.
Majors & Programs
AU offers more than 60 different programs at the Bachelor’s level and also offers programs at the Master’s and Doctorate levels.
AU features four academic colleges as well as a Graduate, Online and Adult Education Center; Founders School for Continuing Education; and Ashland Theological Seminary.
Whether an adult learner completing an undergraduate degree or educator seeking licensure renewal, the College of Online and Adult Studies serves the working professional.
Ashland Theological Seminary
Ashland Seminary, a graduate division with campuses in Ashland, Detroit, Cleveland and Columbus, integrates theological education with Christ-centered transformation.
The Ashland University Correctional Education program is blessed to partner with leading state DOCs and local jails to deliver a transformative educational experience that brings hope and positively influence the lives of students in the correctional environment.
The Ashbrook Center is an independent center at AU that restores and strengthens the capacities of the American people for constitutional self-government.
Ashland Center for Nonviolence
This center believes there is more to peace than opposing violence and is dedicated to raising awareness, thinking and acting creatively, and encouraging open discussion.
The core curriculum, consistent with that of the liberal arts, promotes the development of the wise person as well as transferable, lifelong skills.
The Honors Program offers academically talented students cross-disciplinary experiences, and participation in an intellectual community devoted to discussion and dialogue.
Writing & Communications Center
The Writing & Communications Center provides students with individualized academic support in every discipline on any project involving written or oral communication
Center for Academic Support - Undergraduate
This center provides individualized support services including scheduling, accommodations or accessibility, homesickness, roommate troubles, tutoring and advising.
Graduate, Online & Adult Center for Academic Support
This center helps the adult student navigate their academic pathway as they pursue their degree, certificate, license or endorsement.
This office promotes learning opportunities for students to gain an understanding of other countries, languages and cultures through educational travel in the U.S. and abroad.
The Campus Store is the one stop for textbooks; AU clothing and gifts; school, art and dorm supplies; general reading books; and technology products.
This office handles registration for courses, withdrawal requests, declaring majors and minors, advisor changes, enrollment verification, transfer credit and transcript requests.
LearnAU is the Instructional Design and Instructional Technology group that assists with fully Online Classes, Hybrid Courses and Web Enhanced courses.
AU Library, the tallest building on campus, provides a wide variety of services and resources for students, faculty and staff.
Student Accessibility Center
Student Accessibility Services collaborates with students in the coordination of accommodations to ensure equal access to education and university life.