MUFON University:
Illuminating the Future of UFO Investigation Education


In the ever-evolving world of UFO investigations, one organization stands at the forefront as the Gold Standard: The Mutual UFO Network (MUFON). For years, MUFON University has served as a bastion of knowledge and training for field investigators. Teri Lynge-Kehl had a vision in 2010 to bring about a uniform process and standard of training. Finding the right team to assist this process came to fruition in 2022. Now, propelled by the visionary minds of Teri Kehl, Mindy Tautfest, and Jim Millard, MUFON University is undergoing a remarkable transformation and taking a giant leap forward. With updated training courses, engaging videos, and an innovative, fresh new curriculum, the overhaul aims to revolutionize the way certified field investigators with MUFON approach their work. This article explores the remarkable efforts behind this transformation. 

Building on a Legacy

MUFON University has long been revered for its commitment to excellence in UFO research education. However, recognizing the need to adapt to the advancements of the digital age, Teri Kehl, Kevin Kehl, Mindy Tautfest, and Jim Millard united their expertise to revamp the institution. Combining their passion for education, technological acumen, and deep understanding of the UFO field, this formidable team embarked on a mission to bring MUFON University into a new era.

A Vision for the Future

Under the team’s leadership, MUFON University is undergoing radical transformation. With a vision to enhance the learning experience and attract a new generation of certified field investigators, the team has focused on incorporating cutting-edge technologies and modern pedagogical techniques into the curriculum. By leveraging the power of multimedia, the revamped university aims to provide students with an immersive and engaging learning environment they can enjoy at their own pace. These new additions will provide students with a unique perspective, offering a glimpse into the fieldwork and challenges faced by certified field investigators.

The Curriculum Reimagined

Central to the revamp of MUFON University is the development of a fresh new curriculum. The Team has meticulously redesigned the courses to reflect the latest advancements in the field. The curriculum now covers a wide range of topics, evidence collection and analysis, witness interviews, and legal considerations. Each course has been carefully crafted to equip aspiring investigators with the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle the complexities of UFO research.

Moreover, the new curriculum emphasizes critical thinking and scientific methodology, instilling in field investigators a rigorous and evidence-based approach. By encouraging a multidisciplinary perspective, MUFON University aims to foster a collaborative environment that draws from various fields, such as biology, astronomy, physics, statistics, psychology, and more. This holistic approach enables students to delve deeper into the mysteries of UFO phenomena.

A Fresh Look, A New Approach

The revamping of MUFON University extends beyond just content and technology. The design and aesthetics of the online platform and redesigned forms have also been given a fresh new look. The user interface has been streamlined to ensure easy navigation, while vibrant visuals and engaging graphics add to the overall appeal. The user experience has been at the forefront of the redesign, with the aim of creating an intuitive and immersive environment that motivates MUFON Volunteer certified field investigators to dive into their studies.