Co-Curricular Education

Faith and Learning Outside the Classroom

Participating in faith and learning outside the classroom is part of earning an Andrews undergraduate or Seminary degree but can enhance any student's portfolio. Co-curricular experiences complement classroom education and allow you to develop and document valuable skills that can be shared with other schools and prospective employers.

Featured Events

English & Music Vespers

February 21, 2020 07:30 pm
The Departments of Music and English will present their annual vespers at the Howard Performing Arts Center on Friday evening, Feburary 21, at 7:30 p.m. The theme of this worship...
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Proximity Vespers

February 21, 2020 07:30 pm
This is the time for the whole family to come together. Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, faculty, staff or community member, join in this special time that...
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AU Symphony Orchestra Concert "Sweet Dreams"

February 22, 2020 08:00 pm
Howard Performing Arts Center
Andrews University Symphony Orchestra’s “Sweet Dreams” Concert Following the AUSO’s January concert showcasing student soloists, their February concert features the full ensemble with two of the most beloved compositions for...
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Love for Lamson - Recycling

February 23, 2020 08:00 pm
Lamson 2nd East Lobby

A Living Learning Co-Curricular program. Women only.

Residence Hall Speaker Series - Faith Identity

February 23, 2020 09:30 pm
Spencer Carter Chapel

A Living Learning Co-Curricular program. Co-ed.

Residence Hall Speaker Series - Faith Identity

February 24, 2020 09:30 pm
Spencer Carter Chapel

A Living Learning Co-Curricular program. Co-ed.

University Chapel: Justin Khoe

February 27, 2020 11:30 am
Pioneer Memorial Church
Justin Khoe is a professional Youtuber, podcaster and church consultant creating content for the spiritually curious. He brings people together from diverse ideologies, religions and political viewpoints, challenging them to...
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University Chapel: Sam Leonor

March 5, 2020 11:30 am
Pioneer Memorial Church
Sam Leonor is administrative director of Spiritual Care for Advent Health in Central and Southern California and previously spent over 20 years in ministry as chaplain of La Sierra University....
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University Chapel: Dana Carmona

March 12, 2020 11:30 am
Pioneer Memorial Church
Dana Carmona serves as a sexual assault advocate for two counties, accompanying survivors on their road to healing. A graduate of Andrews’ Educational Psychology program, she also preaches on a...
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Seminary Worship: Cliff Jones

February 25, 2020 11:30 am
Seminary Chapel
Cliff Jones is president of the Lake Region Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. (Due to space constraints, Seminary Worship programs are open mainly to Seminary students, faculty and staff. Thank you...
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Seminary Worship: Jerome Skinner

March 3, 2020 11:30 am
Seminary Chapel
Jerome Skinner is assistant professor of Exegesis and Theology at the Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary. (Due to space constraints, Seminary Worship programs are open mainly to Seminary students, faculty and...
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Deans' Dialogue

March 5, 2020 11:30 am
Seminary Chapel

Seminary Assembly program.

News & Announcements

  • 2019-08-13
    Co-Curricular Opportunities for Graduate Students

    If you are Seminary student, you required to attend a minimum number of Seminary worship and assembly programs each semester. Full details can be found in the “Seminary Worship Worship Attendance… Read More »

  • 2019-08-13
    Scanning In and Out of Programs

    If you are new to our campus, it may be helpful to know that attendance at our Seminary and undergraduate co-curricular programs is tracked using optical scanners, which read read the… Read More »

  • 2019-08-13
    Fall 2019 Exemptions to Post September 5

    On Thursday, September 5, 2019, the day after drop/add, all co-curricular accounts will be updated to reflect students' traditional or non-traditional status. Additionally, students beginning the semester with 120 120 or… Read More »

  • 2019-08-11
    Updated Seminary Worship Policy

    CORRECTION: The Seminary Worship Requirements published in the 2019-2020 Co-Curricular Organizer have been updated, with some slight changes. The updated Seminary Worship Policy can be found here.

  • 2019-08-10
    2019-2020 Co-Curricular Organizers Available

    Co-Curricular Organizers will be distributed to new graduate and undergraduate students during Orientation Week and to all other students at University Convocation on Thursday, August 29. They are also also available… Read More »

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About the Co-Curriculum

Co-curricular programs and out-of-class experiences add value to any Andrews University degree.

Undergraduate and Seminary students participate in a required number of co-curricular experiences each semester.

Participation is tracked so that students can see what they have accomplished toward their co-curricular requirement.

Steve Yeagley

Assistant VP for Student Life
Director of Co-Curricular Education
(269) 471-3215


Nanyvette Valentin-Seewaldt

Office Manager
Co-Curricular Records Manager
(269) 471-3215

Learning Outcomes

Made to Matter

Engage in faith development

Seek spiritual support

Made to Move

Build physical fitness

Follow a plant-based diet

Made to Unwind

Maintain mental health

Nurture emotional wellbeing

Made to Belong

Sharpen interpersonal skills

Gain multicultural competence

Made to Explore

Foster academic curiosity

Boost creative capacities

Made to Dream

Pursue a life purpose

Ensure career readiness

Made to Speak

Uphold equality and justice

Advocate for others

Made to Care

Develop leadership capacities

Practice a service orientation



Together with the academic curriculum, co-curricular opportunities deliver the whole-person education at the heart of Andrews University's mission--to restore the image of our Maker, who came that we "may have life and have it abundantly" (John 10:10).