Here’s the way Harvard and Yale used to direct their students. Wish they still did.
Let every student be plainly instructed and earnestly pressed to consider well the main end of his life and studies is to know God and Jesus Christ which is eternal life (John 17:3) and therefore to lay Christ in the bottom as the only foundation of all sound knowledge and learning. And seeing the Lord only giveth wisdom, let every one seriously set himself by prayer in secret to seek it of Him (Proverbs 2, 3). Every one shall so exercise himself in reading the Scriptures twice a day that he shall be ready to give such an account of his proficiency therein.
– Harvard 1636 Student Guidelines
All the scholars are required to live a religious and blameless life according to the rules of God’s word, diligently reading the Holy Scriptures, that fountain of Divine light and truth, and constantly attending all the duties of religion.
– Yale 1787 Student Guidelines
It is possible for any institution to depart as far from its original values as these have?
Source: Hobby Lobby full-page newspaper advertisement July 4, 2016