University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. 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 […]

  2. 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 […]

  3. 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 […]

  4.   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 […]

  5.   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 […]

  6. 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 […]

  7. 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 […]

  8. UC received five ranking awards – including #7 in Best Colleges in WV and #1 in Best Online Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Leadership – in the 2024 online report from helps students in their education journey by ranking colleges and programs across the country using aggregated publicly available data. For 2024, the site […]

  9. New York Times best-selling author, “CBS Sunday Morning” national correspondent, and Charleston native Conor Knighton will speak at the University of Charleston on Tuesday, October 24. 6:30 pm in the Geary Auditorium in Riggleman Hall. The event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by AARP West Virginia, WOWK, and the West […]

  10. UC’s COVID-19 Virtual Command Center would like to remind everyone that it is our individual personal responsibility to take care of ourselves and to do all that we can to help protect other members of our UC community from exposure to COVID-19 or other illnesses.  Please follow all recommended guidance to help keep yourself and […]