Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Committee Involvement

  • Governance Committee (Chair)
  • Academic Affairs Committee

Rick Koole

  • Trustee
  • Alumni Board Member

Committee Involvement

  • Governance Committee (Chair)
  • Academic Affairs Committee

Richard S. Koole was elected to the board in 2012; he serves as the chair of the Governance committee and sits on the Academic Affairs committee. In addition, he chairs Cornerstone University’s Alumni Advisory Board.

Koole earned a Bachelor of Religious Education from Cornerstone and attended Grand Rapids Theological Seminary before receiving a master’s and a doctorate in educational leadership from Western Michigan University.

After many years in both education administration and pastoral ministry, Koole currently serves as the senior pastor of LifePointe Church in Fallbrook, Calif., as well as chairman of the Pacific Church Network. He and his wife, Carolyn, live in Temecula, Calif.

“As a member of the board of Cornerstone, I’m delighted to report that the teachers, administrators and staff are truly committed to the cause of preparing young men and women to impact their world for Jesus Christ. As a graduate of Cornerstone, I’m thrilled—and proud—to see my alma mater continue to grow in its impact and vision.”

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.