Press Releases

Equipping Children's Ministry Leaders

NEW Children's Ministry Leadership Certificate (SALT)

Posted: April 11, 2019

This collaboration provides affordable, respected training for children's ministry practitioners, and creates a pathway for credit toward an undergraduate or graduate degree program.

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Depression in Ministry: A Silent Epidemic

Helping Pastors Help Themselves

Posted: March 14, 2019

HIU's own Dr. Paul Alexander, Vice President for Academic Affairs, has created a powerful, poignant workshop and video series for pastoral staff entitled "Depression & Ministry."

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Dates Announced for HIU Spring Musical, "James & the Giant Peach"

Come enjoy Roald Dahl's poignantly quirky tale of adventure and imagination

Posted: February 19, 2019

HIU's Center for Music & Worship Arts will stage public performances at 7:00pm on April 5, 6, 12, and 13* in HIU's Pacific Auditorium. The talented cast includes HIU students and alumni representing a broad spectrum of academic programs and disciplines.

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NEW! Kinesiology Major Coming This Fall

Now enrolling students in this new Bachelor of Arts program

Posted: February 13, 2019

HIU's College of Arts & Sciences proudly announces the addition of a Kinesiology degree program to its Traditional Undergraduate studies, launching this Fall.

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HIU President Announces Retirement

Dr. John L. Derry, HIU's sixth president, to retire this summer

Posted: January 23, 2019

HIU's sixth President, Dr. John L. Derry, announces he is retiring in August of 2019. He and his wife, Jane, are moving to Texas to spend more time with their children and grandchildren. A search for HIU's next President is underway.

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College of Business & Management Achieves IACBE Accreditation

Granted by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education

Posted: January 10, 2019

The International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) is pleased to announce that HIU was granted first-time accreditation of the degree programs offered through HIU's College of Business & Management.

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Congratulations to Our Fall 2018 Graduates!

HIU's 106th Commencement Ceremony

Posted: December 19, 2018

On Saturday, December 15, 2018, HIU proudly conferred degrees upon 139 students who successfully completed their chosen course of study (68 undergraduate degrees and 71 graduate degrees).

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Five Online HIU Programs Recognized for High Return on Investment

SR Education Group rankings represent affordability and alumni salaries

Posted: November 7, 2018

Five of Hope International University's online degree programs are ranked nationally for a high return on investment based on tuition rates and alumni salaries.

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2019 Spring Musical Auditions

HIU to stage "James and The Giant Peach"

Posted: November 2, 2018

In the spring of 2019, HIU will stage several live performances of "James and The Giant Peach," an acclaimed musical production based on Roald Dahl's children's book of the same name. Auditions will be held November 14 & 15 on the Fullerton campus.

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