University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. US News & World Report has listed the University of Charleston in its 2022-2023 ranking of “Best National Universities” as part of its Best College rankings, published each year. UC was also named as a “Top Performer on Social Mobility,” a ranking that determines the success of a college at “advancing social mobility by enrolling […]

  2. The University of Charleston welcomes two new members to its Office of Communications and Marketing – Ella Curry, UC’s new Vice President of Communications and Marketing, and Connor Isner, Digital Content Manager for the university. Following a national search, Curry was named Vice President of Communications and Marketing in December 2022. She comes to UC […]

  3. Annual Labor Day Weekend Community Service Event Involves About 1,000 Students, Faculty and Staff   Charleston, WV – September 1, 2021 – While many area students are spending Labor Day catching up with friends, enjoying time with family, and relaxing, University of Charleston students will be performing acts of community service during UC’s annual “Labor […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 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 […]

  6. Names UC one of its “2021 Top Adult Degree Programs” 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 […]

  7.   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 […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. 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 […]

  10. 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 […]