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News & Announcements

Dr. Learie C. Nurse Named Vice President of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs

Dr. Learie C. Nurse will oversee the comprehensive enrollment process from recruitment, admission, orientation and retention. He will also oversee areas related to student affairs and the quality of student life and success on campus.

First Year Experience Program to Host Inaugural Conference March 23

This in-person event is free and open to any member of the KU community.

KU Expands Summer 2023 Children’s Art Camps

Nine creative art camps will be offered in KU’s well-equipped Sharadin Arts Building and are open to children from any community at an affordable cost.

Enjoy a Pennsylvania German Easter, Featuring Easter Egg Hunts and Live Musical Performances at Easter on the Farm April 1

Easter on the Farm is a free, fun and educational event for the whole family featuring folklife demonstrations, live musical performances by some of the region’s finest folk musicians, kid’s activities, animals, local folk artists and our annual Easter egg hunts.

Fall 2022, Winter 2023 Degree Recipients

Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 430 students for the 2022 fall semester and 2023 winter session.

Agreement for Biology Graduates to Enter Doctorate Program at Alvernia University

Kutztown University signed a five-year agreement with Alvernia University to allow Kutztown University biology graduates in the allied health track to continue their education in the accredited Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Alvernia University.