Atlantic Union College (South Lancaster, Massachusetts, US)

(AUC). A coeducational four-year undergraduate liberal arts college operated by the Atlantic Union Conference. With more than a century of recognized academics behind it, the small New England college has an international student body. It first opened in 1882 as an academy. Its strategic location in South Lancaster, Massachusetts, 40 miles (65 kilometers) west of Boston, 15 miles (25 kilometers) north of Worcester, and 190 miles (305 kilometers) northeast of New York City, allows for cultural outings to museums and concert halls, as well as to nearby historic landmarks. Incorporated under the laws of Massachusetts, it is authorized to grant the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts in Music, Master of Education, and Associate in Science. AUC is a member of the ...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.