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    UC offers small school charm, challenging academics, a wide variety of majors and pre-professional programs, an amazing location, a curriculum that encourages innovation and entrepreneurialism, and a great campus life.

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    Summer Classes

    Interested in taking summer classes? UC offers a variety of courses that are available throughout May and June. Check out our list of available summer courses or click here for a more detailed view. For assistance with summer registration, all non-degree seeking students should contact the Office of Student Solutions, while degree seeking students can contact our Admissions Office.

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    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 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.

    Upcoming Events

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    May 24-25
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    University of Charleston to Hold Physician Assistant Academy

     
    June 15
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    The Golden Gala - a Special Evening to honor Drs. Ed and Janet Welch for their Service to the University

     
    June 16
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    Alumni Weekend - West Virginia Power Baseball Game

     
    June 28
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    Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)

     
    July 21
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    Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)

     
    August 3
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    Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)

     
     

    University News

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    May 16
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    The University of Charleston ranked as top ranked nursing program in West Virginia

     
    May 11
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    UC School of Pharmacy to Host Opioid Overdose Prevention Training

     
    May 11
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    UC Students Honored at 2018 Commencement

     
    May 11
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    Carissa Dotson Named 2018 UC Outstanding Graduate Student

     
    May 1
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    UC Team Wins Tri-State Jeopardy Championship

     
    April 26
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    University of Charleston Ranked "Safest School in WV"

     
    April 26
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    The University of Charleston School of Pharmacy to Participate in National Drug Take Back Day

     
    April 23
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    UC Student Assumes New Role