About AUM

Celebrating 25 Years of Serving Adult Students in the Miami Valley

Antioch University Midwest became a stand-alone institution in 1988, making 2013 our 25th year of serving adult students. AUM offers adults interested in furthering their education a range of graduate and undergraduate programs that are responsive to emerging societal needs. Each program emphasizes critical thinking, provides opportunities for collaborative learning, emphasizes cultural diversity and an international perspective, and promotes the integration of life and work experience with academic knowledge.  To learn more about Campus Life at Antioch University Midwest, click here.

Antioch University

Antioch University SealAntioch University Midwest  is one of the five campuses of Antioch University, an institution proud of serving adult learners and their specific needs. Antioch University is a multi-campus university of more than 4,000 students who study at the Antioch Midwest campus in Yellow Springs, OH, and at campuses in Seattle, Los AngelesSanta Barbara, and Keene, New Hampshire, online and around the world!

Founded in 1852 in Yellow Springs, Ohio, Antioch University has earned the distinction of 52 continuous years of full accreditation. Antioch University is distinctive in American higher education in its explicit commitment to social consciousness and the responsibilities of citizenship and its focus on the Adult Learner.

While Antioch University is committed to the education of the whole individual, Antioch’s philosophy has also been greatly influenced by the concept of asking students not to wait for the end of their studies to move into the work world, but to travel back and forth, making that movement between work and study the focus of their learning. This introduction of a work-study program into a liberal arts college broke tradition, making Antioch in the 1920′s different from all other liberal arts colleges.

Read our Mission, Vision, and Purpose Statements here.

Antioch University is a private, nonprofit with 501(c)3 status.

Traveling to Antioch Midwest

Antioch University Midwest is located at 900 Dayton Street, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387. The campus is a short 25 minutes from Dayton easily accessed from I-675, Exit 20 and only 10 minutes from I-70 and the Springfield area. View Driving directions to AUM.


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