Office of President

Welcome to Campbellsville University from Dr. H. Keith Spears

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Welcome to Campbellsville University! We are so glad you have decided to drop by, virtually, and learn more about us.

There is no better time than right now, to think of your next step. It is here that you can “find your calling.” So, spend some time exploring CU’s vast opportunities and innovative approaches to Christian higher education.

You will learn that Campbellsville University is a place where you can develop your talents in preparation for a bright future. Your first step is to get to know us.

As your home away from home, Campbellsville University is an academic, social and athletic community where your spirit can soar as a servant leader. Servant leadership is at the forefront of the university, and we provide a path for your educational journey with mentoring that will support you through campus life and personal endeavors.

We want you to become the best version of yourself.

Explore the webpages of You will realize that Campbellsville University’s main residential campus caters to nearly 2,000 graduate and undergraduate students.

Enrollment across the Campbellsville University system is more than 13,000.  We have eight locations in Kentucky and two centers in California — Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area. And, we are teaching abroad in China, Belize and India via our state-of-the-art online services.

The university was recently approved by the Ministry of Education in Ontario, Canada for a new in-person learning center.

A truly cosmopolitan university, CU has the largest international population (5,900+) of private universities in the Kentucky. University athletics boast 1,000+ student-athletes on 42 teams in 19 different sports. Our teams regularly compete in regional, conference and national championships because we know that “it’s more than a game.”

Campbellsville University continues to grow. New facilities recently completed or underway include: a student wellness center; regional athletics facilities; a new main campus stadium for football and soccer; a mass communication center for journalism, broadcasting and film; a chiropractic program center and a variety of certificate educational locations. And, there are more on the way.

We are committed to our mission of providing a quality education with academically rigorous programs designed to develop well-rounded and well-prepared servant leaders.

Beyond this online view, come visit CU in person. Talk with professors, staff and coaches. Meet the students. Gain a perspective on our student-focused approach. Discover how you can become part of the CU family.

As you think about Campbellsville University and have questions, do not hesitate to call or email me at: (270) 789-5001 or

May God bless you and Campbellsville University.


Office of President

H. Keith Spears, Ed.D.