Since its establishment in 1939, Middle East University (MEU) has strived to be a diverse institution, accepting people from all cultures and backgrounds. The MEU campus is situated on 30 hectares of green hillside in Sabtieh, east of Beirut. International students benefit from the peaceful and secure campus while also having easy access to the vibrant lifestyle of Beirut. The significant international presence on campus over the years has contributed to a rich cultural heritage. Currently, MEU is proud to have students, faculty, and staff representing more than 30 countries. MEU is one of more than 100 Seventh-day Adventist institutions of higher education throughout the world.