Anna Ashcraft Ensor Learning Resource Center
nearly two centuries Georgetown College has been recognized for its
distinctive tradition of excellence. As a community of "Scholars
Developing Scholars" Georgetown is nationally acclaimed for its
rich traditions, high ideals, superb faculty and challenging curriculum.
Recognition, which Georgetown has received from the Carnegie Foundation,
and listings as one of the top liberal arts colleges in America by US
News & World Report and college guides such as Petersonís and
Barronís, attest to the excellence represented by our college
on 104 gently rolling acres in the heart of the Kentucky Bluegrass
country, Georgetown boasts many fine ante-bellum buildings in addition
to the state-of-the-art Anne Wright Wilson Art Facility, the nationally
recognized Athletic/Leadership Conference Center Complex. the fabulous Anna Ashcraft Ensor Learning Resource Center, the George H. W. Bush Center for Fitness
and the new Rucker and Hambrick Townhouse complexes. As home
to approximately 2000 undergraduate and graduate students, Georgetown
College indeed represents a historic and vital seat of learning.
The Mission Statement of Georgetown College
The mission of Georgetown College is to prepare students to engage
in their lifeís pursuits with thoughtfulness and skill by providing
an exceptional educational experience in a vibrant Christian
community. Distinguished by its emphasis on outstanding teaching and
mentoring, the College offers excellent academic programs in the
liberal arts, sciences, and professions.
In advancing its mission, the College:
- Offers excellent academic
programs at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
- Maintains a strong commitment to
core preparation and exploration in the liberal arts
- Provides talented faculty and
staff who are committed to student growth and
- Preserves the close
faculty-student bonds that have long distinguished
its learning and mentoring context.
- Encourages a faith that seeks
understanding through free and thoughtful inquiry.
- Honors its Baptist heritage
through which it welcomes diverse perspectives and
- Offers students an enriching
living and learning community.
- Supports a wide range of
opportunities which promote engaging and meaningful
experiences stretching from the classroom to around
- Pursues athletic excellence
practiced with the highest integrity.
- Promotes ethical practices that
develop character and enrich human and natural
Fulfilling its distinctive mission with the
liberal arts, sciences, and professions, Georgetown Collegeís aim is
to continue to be one of the finest Christian colleges in the