Sep 10, 2021

Princeton Review Ranks Cal U

California University of Pennsylvania is ranked among the 'Best in the Northeast' by the education services company.

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Sep 10, 2021

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.

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Sep 09, 2021

'Mask Up, Vulcans!'

Interim President Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson encourages all of us to do our part for a successful fall semester.

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Sep 09, 2021

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.

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Sep 08, 2021

Cal U Plans Fall Open Houses

Prospective students are invited to explore Cal U at in-person or virtual events.

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Sep 08, 2021

Events Mark 9/11 Anniversary

The University holds a series of events to mark the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

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Sep 08, 2021

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.

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Aug 23, 2021

Community College Discounts Extended

Four new members - Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Penn Highlands community colleges - join the Cal U Educational Alliance.

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Aug 18, 2021

"The Excitement Is Building!"

Dr. Dale welcomes students back to campus with a video message.

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Aug 13, 2021

Rutledge Preschool Holds Graduation

It's off to kindergarten for the Class of 2021 after a ceremony at California University of Pennsylvania.

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Aug 13, 2021

New SGA President Takes Charge

Senior Caitlyn Urban adds to her leadership experience as she pursues a career in education.

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Aug 12, 2021

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.

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Aug 12, 2021

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.

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Aug 06, 2021

Cal U Seeks New Class of Rutledge Scholars

Applications are now being accepted for the tuition-free program. Classes begin in Fall 2022.

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Aug 06, 2021

Welcome Weekend to Kick Off Fall Semester

A variety of activities are planned Aug. 19-22 for students and their families.

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Aug 04, 2021

Vaccination Clinic Set for Aug. 27

As delta variant moves in, Cal U fights the spread of COVID-19.

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Aug 04, 2021

Summer Session: Student Explores Wildlife Career Options

Senior David King learns in the great outdoors during an internship with the Pennsylvania Game Commission.

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Aug 03, 2021

Vulcans Set Academic Record

Cal U sets a school record with 94 award recipients.

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Jul 26, 2021

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.

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Jul 26, 2021

PSAC Issues Integration Statement

Commissioner Steve Murray issued the following statement regarding Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education integration.

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Jul 25, 2021

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.

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Jul 23, 2021

'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.

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Jul 20, 2021

Fire Departments Conduct Preparedness Training

Four units test their aerial-truck emergency response plans during a drill at Cal U.

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Jul 20, 2021

Faculty Earn Merit Awards

The Faculty Professional Development Center at Cal U honors five professors for their work in 2020-2021.

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Jul 20, 2021

Project Enhances Scientific Communication

A research project focusing on vaccine hesitancy aims to improve the communication skills of students eyeing careers in the sciences.

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Jul 16, 2021

Grad Students Attend Summer Teaching Residency

The students spent two days at Cal U for face-to-face instruction and other activities to prepare them for student-teaching experiences in the spring.

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Jul 16, 2021

NSF Grant to Improve STEM Education

The grant of more than $500,000 will allow remote access to lab equipment at California University and two other schools.

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Jul 14, 2021

Integrated Universities Centered on Student Success

In an email to the Cal U community, leadership affirms the commitment to building 'a strong, secure future for public higher education in Pennsylvania.'

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Jul 14, 2021

New Interim President Appointed at Cal U

Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson adds Cal U's leadership role to her portfolio as the PASSHE Board of Governors approves integration with Clarion, Edinboro

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Jul 14, 2021

Integration Approved

The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education approves the integration of Cal U, Edinboro and Clarion universities in the West and Bloomsburg, Lock Haven and Mansfield universities in the Northeast.

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Jul 06, 2021

App Encourages Student Engagement

Nearpeer helps students find others with common interests.

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Jul 01, 2021

Hockey Alumna Wins National Honor

USA Hockey names Tiffany Juha the Adult Player of the Year.

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Jun 30, 2021

Cal U Features 226 Scholar-Athletes

The University and the PSAC set records for the total number of recipients.

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Jun 28, 2021

Colleges of Distinction Selects Cal U

The University is named one of the nation's top universities for 2021-2022.

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Jun 25, 2021

Cadets Graduate From Cal U Police Academy

A ceremony was held June 24 to honor the achievements of 13 graduates.

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Jun 21, 2021

Softball Tournament to Boost Scholarship Fund

Cal U will host the event on June 27 in memory of alumnus Dale Provins Jr., who was a Jefferson Hills police officer.

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Jun 21, 2021

Showtime for Summer Theater Camp

The Mon Valley Performing Arts Academy hosts two in-person theater camps at Cal U.

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Jun 17, 2021

Basic Chemistry: Professor's Book Makes Science Simple

Dr. Ali Sezer writes and designs a new chemistry book meant to make basic scientific concepts easy to learn.

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Jun 14, 2021

Cal U to Host National Social Work Conference

The 46th National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas will be held virtually from July 14-16.

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Jun 14, 2021
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Spring Semester Dean's List

Congratulations to students at California University of Pennsylvania who have been named to the Dean's List for the 2021 spring semester. Dean's List students are full-time undergraduates with at least a 3.25 GPA.

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Jun 10, 2021

Film Crew Visits Campus

A scene from the forthcoming series was filmed on the quad.

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Jun 08, 2021

Cal U Relaxing Pandemic Protocols, Trustees Told

The University's Council of Trustees met in person June 2 for the first time since March 2020.

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Jun 08, 2021

Website Assists Education Professionals

Dr. Susan Morris-Rutledge leads collaboration to provide resources to school counselors and psychologists.

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Jun 08, 2021

Franklin Earns All-America Honors

Junior track and field star earns Second-Team All-America status in the 100-meter dash.

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Jun 04, 2021

Three Commissioned as Officers

The recent Cal U graduates were commissioned as second lieutenants at ceremonies that were held in Pittsburgh.

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Jun 03, 2021

Cal U Partnership Targets Future Geoscientists

The University joins other State System Schools to create learning opportunities for college, high school students.

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May 26, 2021

State System Sets Public Hearing Schedule

Four public hearings will be held in June to review the proposed integration of six universities into two institutions.

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May 24, 2021

Cal U Welcomes Fifth D.C.J. Cohort

The new class is challenged to be 'change agents' as members begin their studies.

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May 24, 2021

Career Exploration

A four-month internship at Clearwater Marine Aquarium expands biology major Emily Bond's career options.

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May 24, 2021

Track and Field Duo Head to NCAA Championships

Divonne Franklin and Beyoncé Kelly will compete at the 2021 NCAA Championships May 27-29.

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