ACU's Catholic Identity and Mission

As a Catholic university, ACU shares in the rich heritage of the Catholic Christian tradition. Its work of education and research continues the long search of the Catholic community for knowledge, truth and understanding which contributes to human well-being.

Drawing on the values of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the principles enunciated in Catholic Social Teaching:

the University explicitly engages the social, ethical and religious dimensions of the questions it faces in teaching and research, and service.
Excerpt ACU Mission Statement

Resources and reflections on Community Engagement as an expression of Catholic Identity and Mission

Community Engagement in Action

Refuge and Asylum Seekers

Human rights and strengthening global governance


Pope Francis

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