Residence Halls Ranked
Niche, an online provider of educational rankings and information, ranks California University of Pennsylvania's on-campus housing No. 8 in the nation.
Rutledges Meet Scholars
'Legend(s) of Sleepy Hollow' at Cal U
The theater program will present a comical take on a classic Oct. 21-24.
Climate Change Panel Oct. 25
Join three experts as Cal U hosts a discussion on climate change and climate activism.
Successful Grads Return for Speaker Series
The Graduate School Speaker series begins Oct. 19.
Deans Selected for Academic Colleges
The five have been selected as academic leaders of the new integrated university.
Cal U Students Volunteer at Literacy Event
Pre-service teachers plan activities for a literacy night in the Uniontown Area School District.
Get 'Cal U Ready' for Spring Registration
Students are encouraged to attend the Oct. 21 event to be sure they are ready when spring registration begins.
Cal U, AMS Partner on Project Ice
The University's partnership with the American Meteorological Society will expand to share climate science knowledge gained from studying Antarctic ice.
Exploring Liberal Arts
Students at Cal U and local high schools attend the annual Liberal Arts Festival.
Cal U to Celebrate LGBT History Month
The University community is encouraged to share messages of support during the #CalUOutandProud campaign.
A Sweet Homecoming
Cal U celebrated Home Sweet Homecoming and Family Weekend Oct. 1-3.
Hispanic Heritage Month Events Set
A panel discussion on Oct. 6 and a motivational speaker Oct. 13 are part of the University's celebration.
Health Fair Oct. 6
Cal U will once again host a health fair on campus. The public is invited, and COVID-19 and flu vaccinations will be available.
Liberal Arts Festival Oct. 5
The event showcases programs in Cal U's College of Education and Liberal Arts.
New Senior Academic Officer Named
Dr. Scott E. Miller is selected as provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs for the integrated university.
Ikach to Lead Symphony Concert at Cal U
The Washington Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Yugo Ikach, dean of Cal U's School of Graduate Studies and Research, will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Oct. 1 at the Convocation Center as part of Homecoming and Family Weekend.
Professors appear at 'Pompeii: The Exhibition'
Experts will meet the public during opening weekend at the Carnegie Science Center.
Panel to Discuss Policing and Civil Rights
Three experts will address the history of the Civil Rights Act and today's challenges.
Students to Present Vaccine-Hesitancy Research
The project at California University of Pennsylvania examined rates of vaccination and how they could be improved.
Susick Named Parade Grand Marshal
The recently retired administrator will lead the Homecoming and Family Weekend parade, which begins at noon Oct. 2.
Free Financial Literacy Programs Offered
Cal U will offer a series of webinars on topics such as budgeting and making better financial decisions.
Students Make Blankets for Afghan Families
The volunteer opportunity was organized by the Hispanic Student Association and the College of Education and Liberal Arts.
Winter College Registration Open
Students at any college may register for the online classes, which will be held Dec. 13 through Jan. 14.
Jones to Receive Honorary Doctorate
At the quarterly meeting of the Cal U Council of Trustees, members unanimously approve a request to award former President Geraldine Jones with a Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa.
Dr. Dale Welcomes Faculty, Staff
The interim President provides updates on integration and fall re-opening in her first in-person remarks since taking on her new leadership role at Cal U.
'Home Sweet Homecoming and Family Weekend' Schedule Set
The University plans a weekend full of events Oct. 1-3 for alumni, parents, students and friends.
Princeton Review Ranks Cal U
California University of Pennsylvania is ranked among the 'Best in the Northeast' by the education services company.
Mental Health Expert to Speak
Dr. Catherine Greeno will speak at 11 a.m. Sept. 23 as part of Cal U's Research and Real Life series, sponsored by the Center for Undergraduate Research.
'Mask Up, Vulcans!'
Interim President Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson encourages all of us to do our part for a successful fall semester.
Campus Closet Open for Student Needs
Students in need of clothing for internships and job searches are welcome to make an appointment via Handshake for the on-campus resource.
Cal U Plans Fall Open Houses
Prospective students are invited to explore Cal U at in-person or virtual events.
Events Mark 9/11 Anniversary
The University holds a series of events to mark the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Cal U to Mark Voting Milestone
On Sept. 17, student leaders will discuss the 50th anniversary of the 26th Amendment, which gave 18-year-olds the right to vote.
Community College Discounts Extended
Four new members - Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Penn Highlands community colleges - join the Cal U Educational Alliance.
"The Excitement Is Building!"
Dr. Dale welcomes students back to campus with a video message.
Rutledge Preschool Holds Graduation
It's off to kindergarten for the Class of 2021 after a ceremony at California University of Pennsylvania.
New SGA President Takes Charge
Senior Caitlyn Urban adds to her leadership experience as she pursues a career in education.
Leaders Urge Vaccination
In a message to students, faculty and staff, the chancellor of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education and the chair of the Board of Governors join university presidents and statewide union leaders in urging everyone to get vaccinated.
University Details Mask Requirement, Fall Reopening Plans
"It will take all of us, working together, to keep our Vulcan Nation as strong and safe as possible this fall," Dr. Dale says in an email to the campus community.
Cal U Seeks New Class of Rutledge Scholars
Applications are now being accepted for the tuition-free program. Classes begin in Fall 2022.
Welcome Weekend to Kick Off Fall Semester
A variety of activities are planned Aug. 19-22 for students and their families.
Vaccination Clinic Set for Aug. 27
As delta variant moves in, Cal U fights the spread of COVID-19.
Summer Session: Student Explores Wildlife Career Options
Senior David King learns in the great outdoors during an internship with the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
Vulcans Set Academic Record
Cal U sets a school record with 94 award recipients.
Dr. Dale Begins As Interim President
Read Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson's remarks to the campus community as she begins her role as interim president at Cal U.
PSAC Issues Integration Statement
Commissioner Steve Murray issued the following statement regarding Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education integration.
Student Lines Up Career in Athletics
An internship at an indoor golf facility in Pittsburgh prepares professional golf management major Alexandra 'Lexi' Tofanelli for her career goals.
'It Has Been An Honor To Lead'
Robert Thorn shares a message with the Cal U community as he leaves his role as interim president.