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!


Student Shopping Program

Student Government and the Campus Life Office are now accepting registrations for the 2013-2014 Student Shopping Program!

Register your business today!


What's Your Beef?

Have an issue that you want to let your Student Government Association know about? Complete the SGA "What's Your Beef" form and SGA will address you concerns at their next meeting!


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.



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


Tavone Jr. Inks Deal with Atlanta Braves

Aug. 3th, 2014

Urbana University baseball standout Robert Tavone Jr. realized a lifelong dream today, signing a professional contract to play for the Atlanta Braves organization. Tavone Jr. will report immediately to the Gulf Coast Braves, Atlanta’s Rookie League affiliate located in Kissimmee, Florida.

A four-year starter behind the plate for the Blue Knights, Tavone Jr. (Whitby, Ontario) was the 2013 G-MAC Offensive Player of the Year as a junior. He hit .387 that season with 3 home runs, a school-record 19 doubles, and 30 RBIs. His on-base percentage was .451 and he slugged a team-high .606. He finished fifth in NCAA Division II in doubles per game (0.49). Over the final 27 games that season, Tavone Jr. hit .463 with 17 doubles, 20 RBIs, and 25 runs, collecting at least one hit in 26 of the final 27 games. Amazingly, he struck out just twice over the final 23 contests of 2013. Read More

Urbana University Launches M.S. In Nursing (MSN) In New Online Format

Jul. 23th, 2014

Urbana University is pleased to announce that the expansion of its Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) program will include a new online format, available beginning this August. Through Urbana’s online offering, students now have a flexible way to advance their nursing careers by completing course requirements according to their schedules instead of meeting for class each week. Read More

2014-15 UU Student-Athlete Handbook Now Available

Aug. 13th, 2014

The 2014-15 Urbana University Student-Athlete Handbook is now available online. Urbana University student-athletes are required to read and comply with the Blue Knight Student-Athlete Handbook. Student-athletes must sign and date page 36 of the handbook and turn it in to their coach prior to participation each academic year.

Click "Read More" for a link to the handbook. Check in with your Head Coach or the Athletic Director with any questions or concerns. Read More