Office of the President

Rob Huntington in classWelcome to Heidelberg University, where tradition and contemporary higher education meet. Since our founding in 1850, we have believed in the great value of a small university with a strong academic reputation and a student-centered environment.

Heidelberg provides a setting where liberal arts and professional education are seamlessly integrated. It is important to us that our students prepare equally for career success and life success. Through our commitment to scholarship-based academic excellence and creative co-curricular opportunities, we develop confident and responsible individuals who are engaged not only in Heidelberg University but in their communities.

With the leadership of President Robert H. Huntington, a veteran Senior Leadership Team, a committed Board of Trustees and a distinguished faculty, Heidelberg has grown significantly in the past five years. Guided by a multi-year Strategic Action Plan, we continue to strengthen our level of Academic Excellence and the Student Experience through key initiatives aimed at transformation, improvement and growth of the institution. As our progress continues, we remain committed to better serve our students and reinforce pride among our alumni, faculty, staff and friends.

At Heidelberg, you’ll find the complete university experience with dedicated faculty, a high-quality curriculum and limitless opportunities to grow personally and professionally. Here, you’ll make friends and memories for a lifetime. We invite you to join us!