Vanguard University is a private, coeducational, comprehensive university of liberal arts and professional studies located in Costa Mesa, Ca. Its Pentecostal/Charismatic Christian community provides a supportive and challenging environment where one can pursue a quality education. The university offers an educational opportunity within a context of free inquiry and academic integrity. Such opportunity includes examining the Christian heritage, the claims of Christ, the charismatic involvement of the church, and the revelation of God. Vanguard University is a community that encourages individual integrity and responsibility in accordance with biblical Christianity and its social and ethical implications.