A Blue Knight's Campus Life

Urbana University offers numerous opportunities for students to get involved around campus.

All students, including commuters and nontraditional students, are encouraged to participate in the many cultural, educational, recreational and social events held on campus. Looking to get more physically active? Participate in one of our club or intramural sports! Looking to develop your leadership skills? Run for a Student Government position or join our residence life staff as a Resident Assistant! There is always something going on… just for U!

 


 

Emergency Alert Notificiation System

In an effort to communicate emergency situations on campus and campus closings, Urbana University utilizes a mass communication program, One Call Now,  with voice, text, and email messages. In order for any plan of this type to be successful in an emergency, the University will need accurate and complete information from community members.  Enroll today!

 

Text Messaging:

Members must opt-in to receive text messages. To do so, text ALERT to 22300. Message and data rates may apply.

 

Opt-Out:

Don't want to receive our emergency alert messages? Visit here to remove your information.

 

Swimmers Helander & Schwartz Earn SAAC Scholar Athletes of February

Mar. 3th, 2015

Urbana University swimmers Kim Helander (Tyreso, Sweden/Tyreso Gymnasium) and Jennifer Schwartz (Strangnas, Sweden/JB Gymnasiet) have been named the February Scholar Athletes of the Month by Urbana University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. It's the second straight month 2 Blue Knight swimmers have won the award.

Scholar Athletes of the Month will be awarded from September to May by Urbana University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. The Committee includes at least one leader from each intercollegiate sports team on campus. It serves as a bridge between Urbana University's student-athletes and the NCAA. The Scholar Athletes of the Month are selected and voted on by each member of the SAAC. In order to qualify to be nominated for the award, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore in the classroom. Nominees also must have made the Dean’s List in the previous semester with a minimum GPA of 3.60 for the semester. Winners must be in-season, and they must have made a significant athletic contribution during the month of their selection. Read More

Urbana University to Host Motivational Speaker Bob Mortimer

Feb. 9th, 2015

Urbana University is hosting speaker Bob Mortimer, author of Hope and Courage Across America, and President of Bob Mortimer Motivational Ministries, on Wednesday, February 11, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Student Center Moore Conference Room. Read More

Urbana University’s Joseph Honored with Statewide Innovation Award

Jan. 29th, 2015

Mitch Joseph, Associate Dean of Students for Campus Life & Student Engagement, is honored by the Ohio College Personnel Association (OCPA) with their annual Innovation Award. Read More

Urbana University hosts Basketball Alumni Reunion on February 7

Jan. 26th, 2015

The University will host the Round Ball Reunion, inviting former Urbana University basketball players, cheerleaders, coaches, athletic directors, faculty, staff, and friends to return to campus to relive their memories and renew relationships. Read More

Interim President Named at Urbana University

Dec. 22nd, 2014

Dr. David R. Decker has announced that Dr. Alex Capdeville will serve as Interim President of Urbana University. Read More

Swimmers Helander & Schwartz Earn SAAC Scholar Athletes of February

Mar. 3th, 2015

Urbana University swimmers Kim Helander (Tyreso, Sweden/Tyreso Gymnasium) and Jennifer Schwartz (Strangnas, Sweden/JB Gymnasiet) have been named the February Scholar Athletes of the Month by Urbana University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. It's the second straight month 2 Blue Knight swimmers have won the award.

Scholar Athletes of the Month will be awarded from September to May by Urbana University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. The Committee includes at least one leader from each intercollegiate sports team on campus. It serves as a bridge between Urbana University's student-athletes and the NCAA. The Scholar Athletes of the Month are selected and voted on by each member of the SAAC. In order to qualify to be nominated for the award, student-athletes must be at least a sophomore in the classroom. Nominees also must have made the Dean’s List in the previous semester with a minimum GPA of 3.60 for the semester. Winners must be in-season, and they must have made a significant athletic contribution during the month of their selection. Read More

Interim President Named at Urbana University

Dec. 22nd, 2014

Dr. David R. Decker has announced that Dr. Alex Capdeville will serve as Interim President of Urbana University. Read More

Urbana University Selected to Host a New Traveling Exhibition About Dust Bowl

Nov. 21st, 2014

Urbana University’s Swedenborg Memorial Library is pleased to announce that the traveling exhibit, “Dust, Drought and Dreams Gone Dry” will arrive on campus in March 2015. Read More