University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. Four high school seniors have been selected to receive the University of Charleston’s Presidential Scholarship – the highest-level scholarship the University offers – covering full tuition, fees, housing, and meals for four years, with a total value of $172,000. “The Presidential Scholarship truly recognizes high achievers,” explained Dr. Elizabeth Wolfe, executive vice president of enrollment […]

  2. From the best way to break bad news to the effect of color on memory, the University of Charleston’s finalists in its annual “Ideas, Innovation, Invention (i3)” event provide inspiring thought and answer intriguing questions. The final four competitors will go head-to-head on Monday, April 17, at 3:30 pm as they compete for the top […]

  3. The West Virginia Daily News recently focused on the wide range of health care related programs that UC offers in an article on March 31, 2023. While the article highlighted our history of educating nurses, our 2 and 4-year programs that provide pathways directly to in-demand careers, and our graduate programs, it also touched on […]

  4. The University of Charleston is pleased to announce its Provost’s and Dean’s List for the Fall of 2022.  Nearly 500 UC students were named to the lists. The Provost’s List recognizes those full-time students who have earned a 4.0 GPA or higher for a full-time schedule of courses (12 or more credits, of which only […]

  5. Graduates of the University of Charleston can now pursue a graduate level degree at the university at a lower cost. A new alumni discount offers 20% off the published tuition for selected degree programs. Programs eligible for the discount are: Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Business and Data Analytics, Master of Science – […]

  6. The University of Charleston has just unveiled yet another way it is helping students make higher education more affordable. UC has been helping students graduate faster and launch careers more quickly for years, through Fast Track and Direct Pathway options. Starting in the Fall of 2023, UC is adding an Accelerated 3+1 BS/MBA Program that […]

  7. The Mountain East Conference has released its All-MEC Academic Teams and the Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the Fall 2022 semester. Nearly 1,300 student-athletes were recognized by the MEC, with more than half earning Academic All-MEC honors (3.70 or higher) in their respective sports. UC had 116 student athletes on the All-MEC Academic Team, and 81 […]

  8. Following a national search, Dr. Dan Silber will become the next Executive Vice President, Provost, and Dean of Faculty at UC. Dr. Silber comes to UC having served over the past 15 years as the Senior Vice President and Provost at Piedmont University in Georgia, Vice President and Dean of the College at Culver-Stockton College […]

  9. has included the University of Charleston in its list of the Best Online Cyber Security Degree programs for 2023. UC was ranked 25th by the higher education resource guide. The research for the rankings identified top schools in the state based on tuition costs, the number of credits required to graduate, and the online […]

  10. In a special ceremony that took place on Friday, December 9, 2022, UC nursing students – graduates of our Associate Degree of Nursing and RN to BSN programs – received their pins in a time-honored celebration of their success. The ceremony took place in Beckley, WV. The pinning ceremony symbolizes the hard work and dedication […]