University of Charleston
  1. 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 […]

  2. Dr. Roth on lawn

    UC President’s Contract Extended to June 2025.   Charleston, WV – May 15, 2021 – The University of Charleston Board of Trustees has extended the contract of its 26th president, Dr. Martin Roth. Roth has served as the school’s president since July 1, 2018. The contract will extend to June 2025. “I know I speak for […]

  3. Abound.com Names UC one of its “2021 Top Adult Degree Programs”   Abound.com has named the University of Charleston in its “2021 Top Adult Degree Programs” listing on its website. The ranking is based on factors that cover the essential needs of the non-traditional student: accessibility, affordability, acceleration and advancement. Other factors included flexible classes […]

  4.   Independent College Enterprise Selects Firm to Provide Cybersecurity Support   Charleston, WV – January 27, 2021. The Independent College Enterprise announce its adoption of Arctic Security’s Early Warning Service (EWS) after collaborating with the Finnish company to study the efficacy and value of its early warning cybersecurity alert service. Arctic Security, a Finnish cybersecurity […]

  5. The University of Charleston is pleased to announce that Dr. Scott Weston has been selected to serve as Dean of the university’s School of Pharmacy. He will join the UC community on July 1, 2021.     Dr. Scott Weston has served in a variety of leadership roles in pharmacy education as a faculty member, […]

  6. Dr. Tamer Fandy, UC Pharmacy Department Chair Awarded $405,000 Grant   CHARLESTON, W.VA. – Dr. Tamer Fandy, Chair of the UC School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences, was awarded $405,000 by the WV-INBRE (West Virginia Idea Network of Biomedical Research Excellence) program to study the molecular changes associated with the development and […]

  7. UC Receives Innovation Funding from U.S. Economic Development Administration   The U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded the University of Charleston funding to move forward in conducting a feasibility study for a UC Innovation SuperHub. The UC SuperHub concept co-locates business training, an incubator, accelerator, and coworking space in the heart of downtown Charleston at […]

  8. UC Listed in US News & World Report’s “Best National Universities”   Charleston WV – US News & World Report has listed the University of Charleston in its ranking of “Best National Universities” in its summer 2021 rankings list. US News & World Report reviewed schools that offer a full range of undergraduate majors as […]

  9. UC Makes List as One of the “Best Colleges in West Virginia”   Charleston WV – The University of Charleston has been listed as the third highest ranking college in West Virginia, according to Niche.com.  UC was listed in its “Best Colleges in West Virginia 2021” edition. UC was given an overall grade of B, […]

  10. What: University of Charleston COVID Testing Results When: August 25, 2020 Where: Beckley and Charleston Locations   Charleston, WV, August 25, 2020 – The University of Charleston’s return-to-campus protocol has shown 12 positive COVID-19 test results out of 1,643 tests. The tests were administered between July 26-August 16, 2020 and yielded a 0.7% positive rate. […]