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We are an educational institution that draws upon the principles of the Bahá’í Faith to inspire sustained social change for the common good. Our courses are designed to explore individual and collective transformation by empowering students to advance a more just and peaceful society.
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Experienced Faculty

Our renowned instructors are specialists in their fields and engaged in both teaching and practice.

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Become a part of a dynamic learning community that nurtures, challenges, and inspires.

Balance Science & Spirituality

Explore the intricate connections between spiritual and material solutions to social issues that matter to you.

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Integrate theory and praxis with our tailor-made approach combining study, research, consultation, reflection, and action.

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Wilmette Courses are far better in many ways than any other courses I have taken anywhere else because of the materials and resources offered, and the staff excellence. And I say this in view of university degrees and graduate studies I have previously taken and earned in Canada, UK, and USA.

Douglas Ladore
California

The harmony of science and religion is something I have always taken for granted, but this course has given me a more intimate understanding of the nuance of feedback between the two.

Andres Elvira
California, Science, Religion, and the Bahá’í Faith (2019)

I feel much more hopeful about the future after this course. I learned that there is a way out of the mess we're in... I was also heartened to learn about the many people in the world successfully working on these problems in a spirit of global unity.

Mark Johnson
Kansas, Sustainable Development and the Prosperity of Humankind (2019)
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Layli Maparyan: African American Womanism and the Bahá’í Faith - New Approaches
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Derik Smith: "Centering the Pupil of the Eye"
Jun 07, 2020

In the late nineteenth century, Bahá’u’lláh likened people of African descent to...

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Bahá’ís worldwide are acting on their belief in the oneness of humanity as the foundation for social transformation.

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