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    University of Charleston Announces New President and New Chairman

    The University of Charleston (UC) announced the election of Dr. Martin S. Roth to become its 26th President to succeed Dr. Edwin Welch upon his retirement on June 30, 2018.

    Dr. Roth currently serves as Dean of the Barney School of Business at the University of Hartford. While leading the Barney School, Roth has guided increases in enrollments, program innovation, corporate partnerships, alumni engagement and fundraising. He previously was the Chair of the International Business Department and the Chief Innovation & Assessment Officer at the University of South Carolina. His very accomplished career includes assignments as the Associate Director of Research at the Pittsburgh Research Institute for Studies in Marketing, Assistant Professor of Marketing at Boston College, and consulting work with CSX, Nissan, Verizon, Xerox and other global firms. Learn more.

    Dr. Martin S. Roth
    Dr. Martin S. Roth

    NCAA Division II Men's Soccer National Champions

    NCAA Division II Men's Soccer National Champions

     

    Athletic Complex to be Built and Named After President Welch

    As the institution prepares for a presidential transition, the University of Charleston’s (UC’s) Board of Trustees approved an $8 million comprehensive campaign to fund two major initiatives. Learn more.

    Welch Athletic Complex Rendering  
     

    More Good Things About UC

    UC Scholarships

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    Be accepted to the University of Charleston, and you could be eligible for significant scholarships. (Scholarships listed in our Fact Sheet are only for undergraduate students.)

    UC Honors College

    Do you have a 4.0 high school GPA? Join an elite community of University of Charleston students in the UC Honors College. Learn more about our Honors College.

    UC Course Schedules

    Your journey begins in the classroom. UC’s outcomes-based curriculum requires each course and degree program to have clear statements about the skills or knowledge a student must demonstrate (competencies) to meet a specific learning goal (outcome). View our detailed course descriptions.

    Global Connection

    UC students come from all over the US and the world, creating a campus that is diverse, exciting and provides a global perspective to all of our students. In addition to our growing number of international students, we also offer many study abroad opportunities. A world of opportunities awaits you at UC!

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    University News

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    January 15
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    New UC President and Board Chairman to Be Introduced

     
    December 18
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    UC Chosen for Army University Program

     
    December 15
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    University of Charleston Announces New President and New Chairman

     
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