Institutional Statements & Policies

Gathered here are official statements and policies that have been central to current campus debates about SPU’s mission, SPU’s affiliation with the Free Methodist Church, and Christian perspectives on LGBTQ+ issues. The most recent iteration of each statement or policy is presented at the head of each page, along with whatever context and history has been uncovered to date.

SPU Statement of Faith

SPU Mission & Vision Statements

SPU Statement on Human Sexuality

SPU Employee Lifestyle Expectations

SPU Student Lifestyle Expectations

SPU Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws

Free Methodist Church Book of Discipline