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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.

    We are home to great ideas – and those who create them. Launch your next great idea here.

    UC Students Winners in WV Statewide Business Plan Finals

    Two University of Charleston student teams have been named as winners in the West Virginia Collegiate Business Plan Competition.

    Grand prize packages are awarded to the top team in each of three categories, and includes a $10,000 cash prize, accounting, legal and virtual or physical incubator space. Read article.

    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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    April 29
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    UC Concert Choir and University Singers to Perform Spring Concert

     
    May 3-6
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    Spring Commencement 2018

     
    May 16
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    Summer Orientation, Advising and Registration (SOAR)

     
    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)

     
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    University News

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    April 23
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    UC Student Assumes New Role

     
    April 21
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    UC Students Winners in WV Statewide Business Plan Finals

     
    April 20
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    UC I3 Event Awards $20,000 in prize money

     
    April 13
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    UC Concert Choir and University Singers to Perform Spring Concert

     
    April 13
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    University of Charleston PreProfessional Opportunities

     
    April 13
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    UCSOP Student Receives US Public Health Services Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award

     
    April 5
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    Council of Independent Colleges Releases Publication

     
    March 29
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    UC School of Pharmacy to Deliver Medication Safety Pilot Program to Kanawha County Pre-Kindergarten Programs