Career-Focused Events for Students
Meet your career coach, find internships and job opportunities and more at on-campus events this fall.
Scholarship Fundraising Success Recognized
CASE, the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, has honored Cal U with its 2019 Educational Fundraising Award
Coover Hall to be Rededicated
California University of Pennsylvania will hold a rededication ceremony for Coover Hall at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17.
Health Fair Sept. 18
The public is invited to attend California University of Pennsylvania's 32nd annual health fair, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 18 in the Convocation Center.
Student to Compete for Best Warrior Title
First-year student Jordan Amrhein will compete Sept. 12-15 in a contest to find the best Army Reserve soldier.
Voter Registration Day Sept. 24
"Local elections are extremely important" in the lives of most residents, Cal U organizers say.
Cal U Builds on Academic Quality
967 freshmen start the academic year at California University of Pennsylvania.
Stanley Cup Champion to Share Story
Former Penguins star will speak at Cal U at 7 p.m. Sept. 23. He will talk with students and the community about his addiction to drugs and his recovery.
Strike Up the Band
The University Marching Band is ready for a busy season on campus and in the community.
Vulcans Earn Athletics Directors Association Academic Laurels
The PSAC leads all Division II conferences in recipients.
Constitution Day Focus: Polarized Politics
Cal U will hold two events on Sept. 17-18: 'Uncivil Wars: The New Normal' and 'Uncivil Wars: Fake News.'
There's a Club for That
Find your people Sept. 10 at the fall Club and Organizational Fair.
Denny Retires as Head Swimming Coach
As Cal U's coach for 18 years, he mentored nearly 40 All-Americans, 3-time National Champion.
Cal U Among Nation's Best for Student Voting
'The Washington Monthly' magazine lists Cal U on its honor roll of "Best 80 Colleges for Student Voting."
Report: Cal U Grads Have Less Debt
A report by LendEDU.com shows the University leads the way in Pennsylvania.
Cal U Grant Addresses Workforce Needs
Two professors will train afterschool program providers in the areas of cryptography and computer programming.
Move-in Day 2019
Cal U welcomes the Class of 2023 as part of Welcome Weekend festivities.
G.I. Bill Turns 75
Faculty, staff and graduates reflect on the impact of the legislation on those who used it to earn their college degrees.
Law Enforcement Discusses School Safety
Cal U alum and police chief Ken Truver among those who addressed a School Shooting Prevention Leadership Forum.
New Programs in Criminal Justice Specialties
Beginning this fall, undergraduates who enroll in Cal U's popular criminal justice major can specialize in forensic investigation or cyber forensics.
Agreement to Benefit ESL Teachers
Cal U and Intermediate Unit 1 have signed an agreement intended to bring more highly qualified teachers of English as a Second Language into area schools.
Band Camp Concert on the Quad
A Cal U summer tradition continues Aug. 22 when the University marching band holds its end-of-camp concert on the campus Quad at 3 p.m.
Chancellor's Blog: A Time of Transition
As we prepare for the fall semester, the State System's chancellor offers his thoughts on a season of change.
Princeton Review: Cal U Ranked Best in Northeast
Schools are assessed for academic excellence based on data and information submitted by the school, as well as student surveys and other sources.
Cal U Receives $1.3 Million grant
The three-year grant will benefit students pursuing careers in social work, school counseling and clinical mental health counseling.
First Rutledge Preschoolers Graduate
They are the first to earn "diplomas" from the Karen and Tom Rutledge Institute for Early Childhood Education preschool.
Cal U to Host School Shooting Prevention Forum
Law enforcement officials and school administrators will discuss crisis prevention and response Aug. 21-22.
Track Star Shares Insights
Mary Cain address an audience of more than 200 at Cal U's annual cross country summer camp.
Smith Honored with PSAC Media Award
The award recognizes a media professional for his or her meritorious service while covering the conference's student-athletes, coaches, and teams.
Art Professor Heads North
Jim Bové will use 3D modeling and traditional art techniques to create a new body of work from his trip to the Arctic Circle.
Two Grants Support GACO
The funding will continue programs to help local businesses interested in government contracting.
SGA Leaders Hone Skills at Conference
The national program helps students build a sense of community on campus.
SEEK Excites Littlest Learners
A class for children about to enter kindergarten provided a preview of school and an opportunity for two Cal U grads to keep their teaching skills sharp, too.
Speaker to Address Young Track Athletes
The Aug. 7 event will be part of the cross country program's 13th annual summer camp.
Leading the Way in Student Health
Cal U is a pilot location for a program that screens students for risky behaviors and provides appropriate support.
Students Entertain with Puppet Brigade
Theater outreach is intended for children from local daycares and library programs.
Academic Honors for Vulcans
A flurry of team and individual awards includes golf, cross country and volleyball.
State System, APSCUF Complete Latest Round of Contract Negotiations
Talks are set to continue in August.
Students Enjoy Mascot Challenge
Potential students get a glimpse of all that Cal U has to offer during the July 23 event.
Cal U Named College of Distinction
California University of Pennsylvania has been selected as a 2019-2020 College of Distinction for the school's commitment to undergraduate education.
Instant Decision Days Planned
California University of Pennsylvania will offer on-the-spot admissions decisions July 29-Aug. 2.
Cal U Gears Up for Welcome Weekend
Cal U has a full weekend of events planned as the University welcomes the Class of 2023 for the start of the fall semester Aug. 26.
Third Annual Mascot Challenge
Our very own Blaze vs. some friends at 11:45 a.m. July 23.
Summer Academy Enriches Upward Bound Students
Career planning and academic enrichment were all part of the residential experience for 65 area students.
Nine Graduate from Police Academy
The ceremony was held July 12 in Kara Alumni House.
Join Us for Cal U Night at PNC Park
Tickets are on sale now for the Sept. 6 game.
'Alice in Wonderland Jr.' on Cal U Stage
The Mon Valley Performing Arts Academy will stage the show July 27.
State System Votes to Freeze Tuition for 2019-2020
This is the first time in 21 years Board of Governors holds the line for students.
Two New Options for Business Students
Cal U adds Master of Accountancy and a concentration in corporate communication.