University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. While some schools nationwide are struggling with maintaining enrollment, the University of Charleston is seeing a brighter picture, with an over 20% increase in its new student enrollment for the 2024 spring semester. Total enrollment of new and returning students from spring to spring has increased by 3% as well. Enrollment increases came from several […]

  2. A UC School of Pharmacy student and a faculty member have been named to professional leadership programs. Baleigh Goddard, a P3 student in the UC School of Pharmacy, is one of only 66 students selected for the inaugural cohort of the Community Pharmacy Student Scholar Leaders Program. The program recognizes a student’s dedication to, and […]

  3. The UC cybersecurity bachelor’s degree program has been named as one of the “Top 5 Cybersecurity Bachelor’s Degrees Online” by ITCareerFinder.com. The website explains, “We selected the top five online cybersecurity bachelors based on numerous factors, including the relevance of the curriculum, program features, school reputation, flexibility, and overall value.” UC’s is the only degree […]

  4. UC will honor and celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr with a day of very special events for UC students, faculty, and staff. Carri Twigg, Co-founder and Head of Development for Culture House Media, a production company that specializes in storytelling about the urgent cultural questions confronting America and the world, will […]

  5. Tighe Bullock, COO and Co-owner of Bullock Distillery was the first speaker as the University of Charleston offered the first of its “Fresh Start Breakfast” speaker series on Tuesday, January 9, 2024. “Fresh Start Breakfast” is part of a new series of events – sponsored by Huntington Bank – to be held at the UC […]

  6. The University of Charleston will hold its December Graduation Ceremony this Saturday, December 9, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. The ceremony will be held in the H. Bernard Wehrle Athletic Arena on the UC campus. Our December graduates came to UC from right here in Charleston and as far away as Japan, Vietnam, Germany, the United […]

  7.   The University of Charleston Downtown Innovation Hub Business Accelerator Program is designed to assist established businesses with growth and development by helping them discover economic opportunities, create and retain jobs, and generate private investment. The program is currently accepting applicants for the next cohort that will begin in January. The business accelerator delivers programming […]

  8.   On this Veterans Day, we publish a letter that MG (Ret) John Barnette, Ed.D. and UC Assistant Vice President for Strategic Initiatives, sent to our students who are members of our nation’s military. We are honored to serve such an important group, helping them reach their educational and personal goals. Dr. Barnette speaks for […]

  9. The University of Charleston has become an academic member of the Global Innovation Management Institute-International Association of Innovation Professionals (GIMI-IAOIP). GIMI-IAOIP is the world’s largest organization for innovation professionals. UC is one of just a few universities in the US that has a formal partnership with the organization. “I think that our partnership with GIMI-IAOIP […]

  10. The University of Charleston will go head-to-head (or arm to arm) with West Virginia State University as they participate in their annual “Blood Drive Battle” to help the American Red Cross. The University of Charleston will hold its drive on Monday, October 30, and Tuesday, October 31, in the Appalachian Room of Geary Student Union […]