Archives Overview

The mission of the Vanguard University Archives is to preserve and provide access to historical material, specifically resources relating to the university.

It is the official repository for the university.

For more information regarding the archival collections, including digitized content, click here.

Visit the Archives

The Vanguard University Archives is open to visitors on Monday – Thursday, 9-5 and Sunday, 2-8. We highly recommend you contact the Archivist, Pam Crenshaw, prior to your visit to ensure access to the materials. Since the Archives is located within the library, the Archives holiday closures are similar to that of the library.

Contact Us

Pam Crenshaw


The Archives is located on the first floor of the library near the main entrance and the computer lab.

O. Cope Budge Library
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

O. Cope Budge Library is located near the back of the campus, close to Newport Blvd. Click here for campus map.