Undergraduate

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

Transform + Achieve

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.

Transform + Achieve

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.

Create Without Ceasing

University OfficesLifelong Learning Equals
Lasting Transformation

Welch Heritage Institute
for Lifelong Learning

At the Welch Heritage Institute for Lifelong Learning, we are dedicated to educating our community no matter what stage of life they’re in. The courses we offer at WHILL are designed to expand your knowledge in topics like science, religion and history—all while cultivating your heart and mind to lead with integrity, no matter what your age. Return to the classroom today and discover how you can be a lifelong learner!

Membership

As a member of WHILL, you’ll have access not only to quality education on campus or online, but you’ll also have access to resources at Cornerstone’s Miller Library and a campus parking pass.

Program Benefits

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Courses

WHILL courses are taught by the same professors and faculty who teach every day at Cornerstone University. They desire to bring you the same quality education they bring their undergraduate students. During classes, you’ll learn about diverse topics like stream ecology, British law and Irish poetry. Wherever your interests lie, we have courses to suit your needs.

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Access to Cornerstone's Miller Library

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Parking Pass

Additional Resources

Welch Heritage Circle

Honoring the legacy of Dr. Wilbert Welch, who led the university from 1959 to 1983 and served as interim president in 1991, the Welch Heritage Institute for Lifelong Learning (WHILL) and Welch Heritage Circle are named in his honor. While WHILL is dedicated to educating others at every stage of life to lead with wisdom and discernment, the Welch Heritage Circle is a beloved group of people in our Cornerstone community who have made Cornerstone part of their will or trust. Contact the Advancement Office by calling 616.977.5439 or email us to learn more about becoming a part of the Welch Heritage Circle.

Mark Tremaine

Hours

MON - FRI: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
SAT & SUN: Closed

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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 or explore campus with a virtual tour.

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.