About Evangel

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Evangel University is a comprehensive Christian university committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to become Spirit-empowered servants of God who impact the Church and society globally.

Offering more than 100 academic programs, Evangel is on the cutting edge of today’s professional fields and vocational ministry training.

Our commitment to the integration of faith, learning and life attracts students from a wide variety of Christian backgrounds. These students have a strong commitment to academics and an even stronger desire to combine their Christian faith with every aspect of their lives.

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Student Body
  • Located in Springfield, Missouri
  • More than 80 acres
  • Six residence halls, married student housing, two academic buildings, a fine arts center, dining commons and student union, athletics center, library and more
  • See photos of the campus and an interactive map
  • Evangel University is affiliated with and controlled by The General Council of the Assemblies of God.
  • More than 100 academic programs, including adult and graduate studies degree programs
  • Average class size of 25 students, with a teacher-to-student ratio of 1:15
  • 100 full-time faculty members in 10 academic departments
  • Member of NAIA Division I Athletics
  • Seven men’s sports teams and eight women’s sports teams
  • Intramural athletics
Campus Life
  • Forty campus clubs and organizations
  • Student Senate and Activities Board
  • Campus traditions include Harvest Fest, Homecoming, Spring Fling and more
  • Join a Chapel worship team, ministry team or traveling music ensemble
Global Impact
  • 20,000 alumni serving all over the world
  • Participate in a Spring Impact Trip to destinations all over the world
  • Spend a semester or summer studying abroad



Athletics Quick Facts

Location: Springfield, Mo.
Founded: 1955
Enrollment: 2,200 
Nickname: Crusaders
Colors: Maroon and White
Facilities: Ashcroft Center/Baseball & Softball Complex/Coryell Field/Tiger Stadium (Ozark, Mo.)
Affiliation: NAIA
Conference: Heart of America Athletic Conference
President: Dr. Carol Taylor
Athletic Director: Dr. Dennis McDonald
Administrative Assistant: Heather McGuire
Sports Information/Marketing/Events: Phillip Dowden
Athletic Department Phone: (417) 865-2815

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