Why Pfeiffer?

Because Pfeiffer is authentic and engaging. Because Pfeiffer is student-centered. Because Pfeiffer is confident and bold in pursuit of its mission.

A private liberal arts university affiliated with the United Methodist Church, Pfeiffer’s mission is to prepare servant leaders for lifelong learning. Its regional network of campuses includes a traditional undergraduate campus in Misenheimer, North Carolina, approximately 40 miles northeast of Charlotte, a Charlotte campus and a Raleigh-Durham campus.

Pfeiffer’s Mission Statement

Established in 1885, Pfeiffer University is a globally engaged, regional university distinctive for its transformational undergraduate experiences and leadership in professional and graduate programs that fill demonstrated needs at its campuses in Misenheimer, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, and online.

Vested in its history as a United Methodist-related university and propelled by an innovative faculty and staff, Pfeiffer prepares its students for a lifetime of achievement, scholarship, spirituality and service.

Campus Locations

Traditional Undergraduate
48380 U.S. Hwy 52N
Misenheimer, N.C.

(800) 338-2060

Graduate and Center for Professional Advancement
4701 Park Road
Charlotte, N.C.
(704) 945.7320

2880 Slater Road
Morrisville, N.C.  
(919) 941-2920


Pfeiffer has 20 NCAA Division II teams, including baseball, basketball*, cross country*, golf*, lacrosse*, soccer*, softball, tennis*, indoor and outdoor track* and volleyball* (*men's and women's teams). Our mascot is the Falcons.