George Fox University is a proud partner with Newberg, Sherwood, Tillamook and Woodburn School Districts through clinical practices and professional development. We are working collaboratively to create educators ready to step out into the schools of today and shape the leaders of tomorrow. Working to create alternative pathways with Chemeketa and Tillamook Bay Community Colleges for non-traditional students, George Fox University is committed to eliminating barriers and supporting high quality teacher candidates. George Fox University is dedicated to academic excellence, integrity, and reflection. Our graduates are making an impact across the Pacific Northwest, providing services to students and other educators as teachers, administrators, counselors, and psychologists.
To be the Christian university of choice known for empowering students to achieve exceptional life outcomes.
Christ in Everything
Innovation to Improve Outcomes
At George Fox, each student will Be Known – personally, academically and spiritually.
George Fox University’s mission can be expressed in four essential elements, or core themes:
Excellence in liberal arts foundation
Excellence in professional preparation
Local and global engagement
Since its founding in 1891, George Fox has remained an intentionally Christ-centered institution. To learn more about the university’s theological beliefs, read our Statement of Faith.