University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. UC School of Pharmacy student Ashley Lam has been selected as one of the Top Ten recipients of the United States Public Health Service Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award. Only 90 pharmacy students in the US are recognized for the award each year. The award was established to recognize pharmacy students that make significant […]

  2. University of Charleston senior Ryan McFarland has joined the office of WV Secretary of State Mac Warner as a Herndon Fellow. McFarland is majoring in Political Science and Multidisciplinary Studies (combining English, Communication and Psychology). He is a first-generation student and has been active in the UC Student Government Association his freshman, sophomore, and junior […]

  3. Selective Internship Program Offers Health System Practice Experience Aminah Anderson, a P2 student at the UC School of Pharmacy, has been accepted into the Johns Hopkins Pharmacy Internship Program. This 9-week summer internship program offers pharmacy students a structured learning experience intended to provide exposure to health system pharmacy practice. Only about 20 students are […]

  4. UC Second in Best Colleges in WV Ranking   Charleston, WV – January 4, 2022 – UC was ranked in second place as one of the 2022 “Best Colleges in West Virginia” by the website The Best Colleges ranking is based on rigorous analysis of academic, admissions, financial, and student life data. The data […]

  5. University of Charleston ranked on 2022 list Charleston, WV – October 21, 2021 – To determine the top-performing schools at the lowest possible costs to undergraduates, compared more than 1,000 higher education institutions in the U.S. across 30 key measures. The University of Charleston was ranked at number 465 in the list of […]

  6.     John Wilson, a current UC Accounting & Financial Planning major, was recently named a 2021 Ledford Scholar by the Appalachian College Association for his research project titled, “How well is the need for accounting academics being met in central Appalachia?” The Ledford Scholars Program offers financial assistance for summer research projects to undergraduate […]

  7. UC Named as one of its “2021 Best Colleges for Student Voting”    Washington, D.C., September 15, 2021 – Thanks in part to its participation in the ALL IN Democracy Challenge, UC has been included in the Washington Monthly’s “2021 Best Colleges for Student Voting” Honor Roll. The ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge is a […]

  8. UCSOP Wins its Ninth Script Your Future Team Challenge Award   Charleston, WV – July 1, 2021 – For the ninth consecutive year, the University of Charleston School of Pharmacy has been named a National Award Winner in the Team Challenge of the Script Your Future contest. The annual competition, held by the National Consumers […]

  9. For Immediate Release University of Charleston Unveils Fall 2020 Back to Campus Plan   Charleston, WV – June 23, 2021 – The University of Charleston has released its Return to Campus plan for Fall 2021. The University anticipates returning to full on-campus learning and social activities, lifting mask mandates for vaccinated students, lessening social distancing […]

  10. Riggleman Hall and Boathouse Construction Projects Bringing Changes to Campus   Charleston, WV – May 20. 2021 – While the University of Charleston campus may not be as full of the sounds of students this summer, the campus is far from quiet. Major construction projects – the creation of an outdoor recreation center in the […]