Press Releases

Join us for HIU's annual Christmas concert, "What a Glorious Night"

Friday, Dec. 4 @ 7:30pm in our Pacific Auditorium (Free Admission)

Posted: November 30, 2015

HIU's Center for Music & Worship Arts invites everyone to come enjoy the sounds of the season at our annual musical Christmas celebration, "What a Glorious Night."

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Christian Universities Online Recognizes HIU for Low Student Indebtedness

Trusted Online Guide Names HIU #15 on Their "Top 50" List

Posted: November 24, 2015

This ranking highlights schools that have done an excellent job in caring for their students not only academically, but also financially.

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Trustees of Both HOPE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY and NEBRASKA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE Unanimously Approve 2016 Merger

Merger Still Pending WSCUC Approval

Posted: October 6, 2015

If all goes according to plan, NC will become a part of HIU sometime in 2016 and the task of integrating the two schools will begin. HIU President, Dr. John L. Derry, will assume leadership of the merged institutions.

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SPIRIT OF HOPE Lives Up To Its Name

Signature Events Raises $130,000+

Posted: September 30, 2015

On Saturday, Sept 26, HIU's 2015 Spirit of Hope Concert & Awards Gala hosted 550 guests at the Disneyland Hotel Grand Ballroom for a sparkling evening of celebration, inspiration, and philanthropy. The University's signature event raised over $130,000.

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U.S. News again names HIU as one of America's Best Colleges

For the second straight year, Hope International University has been recognized as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News, ranking in the Top 20 among Regional Colleges (West).

Posted: September 10, 2015

For the second straight year, Hope International University has been recognized as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News, ranking in the Top 20 among Regional Colleges (West). "This ranking is an external validation of the high quality and value of

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HIU Celebrates Record-Breaking Enrollment

Undergraduate On-Campus Student Enrollment Reaches All-Time High

Posted: September 8, 2015

Traditional, undergraduate enrollment on HIU's Main Campus in Fullerton topped the 500-student mark, totaling 535. The enrollment includes 208 new students; this is the first time Hope's new student population surpassed the 200-student mark.

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HIU named the fifth best online college/university in California

BestSchools.com names HIU the fifth best accredited CA college/university offering fully online bachelors degrees.

Posted: July 31, 2015

Throughout the state of California, there are 36 different colleges offering at least one fully online bachelor's degree. According to BestSchools.com, HIU ranks as the fifth best school in the Golden State!

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HIU recognized as one of the best schools offering online ministry degrees

Hope ranks #11 of the "20 Best Online Bachelors in Christian Ministry Degrees"

Posted: July 30, 2015

Hope International University's Christian ministries degree can be pursued online without having to commute to campus, and students can fit courses into their busy schedule. Online courses include missionary training, counseling, theology, administration,

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HIU Again Hosts High School Summer Hoops League

2015 Marks HIU's Sixth Consecutive Year as League Site

Posted: July 10, 2015

For the sixth consecutive year, Hope International University is hosting the local High School Basketball Summer League. This summer, 16 local high schools are participating in the league that runs from June 16- July 16. Players from 13 varsity teams, 10

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