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Visit the Falcon Center, the hub of campus life, to eat, work out or meet friends between classes.



Considering college? Exploration Days allow you to meet faculty in your major.

"Students here are lucky in that we have a fairly small faculty to student ratio and that they can get individualized attention. It can be a much more personalized educational experience for them."

Don Trisel
Interim Dean
College of Science & Technology

"Our goal in teaching Architecture is trying to teach people to think about a creative process and a critical way to solve problems. We want students to get to the point where they are asking big questions and always asking ‘what if.’ "

Philip Freeman, Architect, NCARB
Associate Professor of Architecture
College of Science & Technology

"We work one-on-one with students in order to have them be successful. They have our home phone numbers; they have our cell phone numbers. We're pretty tight with the students."

Sharon Boni, Ph.D., RN
School of Nursing and Allied Health Administration

“We want these kids to succeed. When they walk across that stage and they get that diploma, we are in tears every time because we had a little bit of a part in it. It takes everybody.”

Debbie Renick
Library Associate
Ruth Ann Musick Library

“The archeological evidence indicates that the first ceramics were made over 20,000 years ago. Like other areas in the arts, sciences and humanities, ceramics remains an important gauge of cultural sophistication.”

Jeff Greenham
Assistant Professor of Art
School of Fine Arts

"When you’re not lecturing, but you’re working with the students and you’re actually engaging them in the topic at hand, I think that’s when this job is the best. That’s a great day."

Kimberly Murphy, CSP
Adjunct Professor of Occupational Safety
College of Science & Technology

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 12:45pm

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 2:00pm

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 5:00pm

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 6:30pm

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 10:00am


University Terrace: Move-in Day 2016

Our new campus housing is now open! Check out the fun and craziness of the very first Move-In Day at University Terrace. We can't thank our Chi Alpha students enough for all their help!