Faulkner University

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Faulkner University
AUM Logo
Motto For God and For You
Established 1942
Type Private
Affiliation Churches of Christ
Endowment $15.4 million[1]
President Michael D. Williams
Academic staff
Students 3,574
Undergraduates 2,212
Location Montgomery, Alabama, US
Campus Urban, 74 acres (.29 km²)
Athletics NAIA Region XIII
MSC (football only)
SSAC (all other sports)
Colors Blue, White
Nickname The Eagles
Website www.faulkner.edu

Faulkner University is a private Christian university, located in Montgomery, Alabama, US, and affiliated with the Churches of Christ. The University was founded in 1942 as Montgomery Bible School. In 1953 the school's name was changed to Alabama Christian College (ACC). In 1965, the college was moved to its present location on Atlanta Highway. The year 1975 marked the beginning of the school's satellite campuses in Mobile, Huntsville and Birmingham. In 1985, the school was renamed Faulkner University in honor of Dr. James H. Faulkner, Sr., a longtime supporter and chairman of the board.

V.P. Black School of Biblical Studies
Gus Nichols Library

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  1. ^ As of June 30, 2009. "U.S. and Canadian Institutions Listed by Fiscal Year 2009 Endowment Market Value and Percentage Change in Endowment Market Value from FY 2008 to FY 2009" (PDF). 2009 NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments. National Association of College and University Business Officers. Retrieved February 5, 2010. 
  2. ^ "BRIGHT, Bobby Neal, Sr., (1952 – )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved February 2, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Marcus Brimage UFC Profile". Retrieved 2014. 

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Coordinates: 32°23′8″N 86°13′2″W / 32.38556°N 86.21722°W / 32.38556; -86.21722