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News by Category - Prospective Students


May, 2017

  • DESTINATION DAYS FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS

    May 04, 2017

    Looking to transfer to Cal U? One-stop Destination Days help simplify the process. Visit Cal U on June 8, June 28 or Aug. 4. We’ll evaluate your transcript, help you complete your application, put you in touch with financial aid staff and arrange a campus tour. Click 'more' for details!


April, 2017

  • CATCH UP! REGISTER FOR FALL CLASSES APRIL 24-25

    April 20, 2017

    Students who have not yet registered for fall classes MUST complete their registration as soon as possible. Take care of business at a one-stop registration session! Stop by the Natali Performance Center from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 24 or 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 25.


March, 2017

  • VISIT US FOR ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE APRIL 8

    March 31, 2017

    Want to learn more about Cal U? Start by attending an Academic Open House. The event introduces prospective students to Cal U and gives students who already have been accepted a chance to explore the campus.

  • CAL U NAMED 'VOTER FRIENDLY CAMPUS'

    March 22, 2017

    Cal U is one of just seven Pennsylvania universities, and only 83 schools nationwide, to be designated a Voter Friendly Campus for its efforts to inform student voters, engage them in the election process, and encourage them to register and vote.

  • VISIT OUR GRADUATE OPEN HOUSE MARCH 8

    March 06, 2017

    Yes, graduate school can be an affordable option! Find out more at an open house sponsored by the School of Graduate Studies. You’ll meet with faculty and learn about assistantships, scholarships and federal aid that can make grad school affordable.


February, 2017

  • SUMMER COLLEGE SIGN-UP CONTINUES

    February 13, 2017

    Want to advance your education and your career? Summer College 2017 offers more than 200 undergraduate and graduate courses on-campus and online. It's not too late to sign up: Registration remains open until each class session begins. Click 'more' to view the Summer College catalog.


January, 2017

  • CAL U ADDS DOCTORATE IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE

    January 26, 2017

    Beginning this summer, Cal U will offer a Doctor of Criminal Justice, the first regionally accredited D.C.J. degree in the United States. Designed for senior-level criminal justice practitioners, this is the second professional doctorate offered at Cal U.

  • ON-THE-SPOT DECISION FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS

    January 11, 2017

    Students looking to transfer to Cal U can get an on-the-spot decision about their acceptance and learn how their credits will transfer to a Cal U program of study. Call for an appointment on Jan. 17, Instant Transfer Admission Day.

  • U.S. NEWS RANKS ONLINE BACHELOR'S PROGRAM NO. 6

    January 10, 2017

    U.S. News and World Report, a recognized leader in college rankings, has ranked Cal U Global Online's bachelor’s degree program No. 6 in the nation. Cal U offers 10 bachelor's degrees 100 percent online.


November, 2016

  • CAL U HONORED AGAIN AS 'MILITARY FRIENDLY'

    November 11, 2016

    Cal U has been recognized as a 2017 Military Friendly School, a designation that recognizes Cal U's service and commitment to military service members, veterans and their families. The University has received the designation each year since 2010.


October, 2016

  • FAMILIES GET HELP WITH FAFSA AID APPLICATIONS

    October 31, 2016

    Experts from the Financial Aid Office provide free, personalized assistance for families of college-bound students who are completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, known as FAFSA. Click 'more' to register for FAFSA Night at Cal U on Nov. 15.


September, 2016

  • OPEN HOUSE GETS GRAD SCHOOL PLANS STARTED

    September 30, 2016

    Looking to advance your career by earning a master's degree? Whether you prefer to study on campus or online, learn more about master's degree programs at California University. Register now for a Graduate School Open House from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Kara Alumni House.

  • VISIT CAL U DURING DISCOVERY DAYS

    September 13, 2016

    On Discovery day, high school students and their families can tour the campus, meet faculty and staff and learn about Cal U's 130 undergraduate programs. Registration is requested; click 'more' to register now!

  • 'FINISH LINE' WORKSHOP AIDS ITT TECH STUDENTS

    September 12, 2016

    In response to the sudden closure of ITT Technical Institute locations, Cal U is waiving application fees and meeting with students interested in its Finish Line degree completion program. A workshop for ITT students will be held Sept. 19 at Cal U's Southpointe Center in Canonsburg, Pa.


June, 2016

  • REGISTER NOW FOR WINTER COLLEGE CLASSES

    June 29, 2016

    Don't wait until it's too late! Winter College classes can help you stay on track toward graduation, add a minor, complete a dual major or explore an area of interest. Classes begin Dec. 19. Check out the Winter College schedule and register today.

  • REGISTER FOR GRADUATE SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE

    June 01, 2016

    Meet with faculty and staff to learn more about assistantships, scholarships and federal aid at the School of Graduate Studies and Research Open House. The next open house is June 22.


May, 2016

  • PACT EASES TRANSFER OF LANGUAGE CREDITS

    May 23, 2016

    Students who have earned an associate degree in Modern Standard Arabic at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center in Monterey, Calif., now can transfer 45 academic credits toward a bachelor's degree in Arabic Language and Culture at Cal U.

  • ONLINE TUITION DISCOUNT EXTENDED TO VETERANS

    May 17, 2016

    Beginning with the Fall 2016 semester, tuition costs will be discounted for veterans of all U.S. military branches, as well as their spouses and eligible dependents, when they enroll in Cal U Global Online.


April, 2016

  • RESEARCH, WRITING SHOWCASES APRIL 21

    April 12, 2016

    View the work of Cal U scholars from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 21 at the 'Strike a Spark' showcase of student and faculty research, scholarship and creativity. Or join the Celebration of Student Writing from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Visit the Convocation Center for these two free events.


March, 2016

  • CAMPUS EVENTS INTRODUCES NEW DEPARTMENT

    March 28, 2016

    High school and Cal U students are invited to discover the new Department of Communication, Design and Culture at Cal U. Meet department faculty and alumni at this series of free 'Generation Communication' events beginning April 11.