University of Charleston
  1.    January 28, 2020 – Usually, the University of Charleston and West Virginia State University battle it out on the athletic playing field. In February, however, the two schools will go head to head (or arm to arm) as they participate in a “Blood Drive Battle” to help the American Red Cross. The two schools will […]

  2. Manchin, Capito Applaud Passage Of Resolution To Honor University Of Charleston Men’s Soccer Team   Washington, D.C. (January 16, 2020) – U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) today applaud the passage of their resolution congratulating the University of Charleston men’s soccer team for winning the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II […]

  3.   January 14, 2020 – US News & World Report has ranked the University of Charleston in its “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs” listing. US News & World Report reviewed about 1,620 programs that reported data to the publication, ranking them via four general categories: Engagement, Services and Technologies, Faculty Credentials and Training and Expert Opinion (a […]

  4. Soccer National Champions

      January 6, 2020 – The University of Charleston NCAA DII championship men’s soccer team will make an appearance at the Charleston Town Center Mall Sunday afternoon, January 19. The team will greet fans, sign autographs, and be available for photos beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Center Court. A limited number of t-shirts and […]

  5. Esmeralda Santiago

      January 7, 2020 – As the finale of the University of Charleston’s Enlightened Living Day, the public is invited to a free speaker event. Esmeralda Santiago will speak in the Geary Auditorium Monday, January 20 at 7:00 p.m. Santiago is the author of three memoirs, two novels, a children’s book and has co-edited two anthologies […]

  6. Chronicle of Higher Education Names UC as a ‘Fastest Growing College’   Charleston, WV – December 18, 2019 – Citing its growth rate of 77.5%, the Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac 2019 named the University of Charleston as its 7th Fastest Growing College in the category of Private Nonprofit Doctoral Institutions. The ranking is based […]

  7. Charleston, WV – December 10, 2019 – Following a national search, Dr. Beth Wolfe has been named the new Executive Vice President of Enrollment Management at the University of Charleston. Wolfe comes to UC from Marshall University, where she served for the past 13 years, most recently as the Director of Continuing Education. “Beth’s background […]

  8. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute at UC Announces Winners for Program to Celebrate Grandmothers Raising Grandchildren (Glam-Maws) Charleston, WV – December 5, 2019 – On December 2, 2019,  the winners were announced for a program designed to celebrate grandmothers raising grandchildren. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute (WV DII) at UC selected four lucky […]

  9. December Graduation

    Charleston, W.Va., November 22, 2019  – The University of Charleston’s December Commencement will take place at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 7, in Riggleman Hall’s Geary Auditorium, as approximately 130 graduates are scheduled to receive diplomas. The graduates represent the Charleston campus, Beckley location, and online students. Of the graduates, 64 will receive an undergraduate degree […]

  10. Charleston, WV – November 21, 2019 – Nominations are now being accepted for a program designed to celebrate grandmothers raising grandchildren. The West Virginia Drug Intervention Institute at UC is seeking nominations for deserving grandmothers who are raising grandchildren who deserve a day of pampering.  Four grandmothers will be chosen for a day of celebration […]