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Valpo College Of Business Dean Named To Accrediting Body’s Review Committee
Valpo College Of Business Dean Named To Accrediting Body’s Review Committee
James D. Brodzinski, Ph.D., dean of the College of Business at Valparaiso University, has been selected for a three-year term on the AACSB Continuous...
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Law School At Valparaiso University Plans To Cease Operations
Valparaiso University, a private university located in Valparaiso, Indiana, announced yesterday the University’s decision to continue to teach-out...
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Valpo Professor Receives Prestigious Award From French Government
Valpo Professor Receives Prestigious Award From French Government
Randa J. Duvick, Ph.D., professor of foreign languages and literatures, has been named Officer in the Order of French Academic Palms. This award,...
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Valparaiso University Offers #YouAreWelcomeHere Undergraduate Scholarship For International Students
Valparaiso University Offers #YouAreWelcomeHere Undergraduate Scholarship For International Students
Valparaiso University, along with 56 other colleges and universities from across the nation, has joined the nationwide #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship...
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Valparaiso University Named No. 5 In Midwest By U.S. News & World Report
Valparaiso University Named No. 5 In Midwest By U.S. News & World Report
Valpo tops U.S. News regional list for 30 consecutive years, honored for teaching and value For three decades, U.S. News & World Report has...
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Valparaiso University Students Receive Local, National Fellowships
The Institute for Leadership and Service at Valparaiso University has selected 17 Valpo students and recent alumni for Calling and Purpose in Society...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 19–20
More than 900 undergraduate, graduate and law students participated in Valparaiso University’s May 2018 commencement ceremonies, capping an...
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Eight Valparaiso University Seniors, Alumnae Receive Fulbright Awards
A record eight Valparaiso University graduating seniors and recent alumnae have received Fulbright U.S. Student Program awards for English Teaching...
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Valpo Professor Honored For Excellence In Research And Creative Work And Designated A Fulbright Specialist
David L. Rowland, Ph.D., who has been a member of the Valparaiso University psychology department for more than 35 years, received the 2018...
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Valpo Professors Honored For Excellence In Teaching
Valpo’s Committee to Enhance Learning and Teaching has selected Colleen Seguin and Sami Khorbotly as the 2018–2019 Valparaiso University...
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Valpo Librarian Selected As Library Senior Fellow At UCLA
Patricia Mileham, interim dean of library services, director of research services and associate professor of library services, has been selected to...
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Valparaiso University 2016–2017 Alumni Achieve 97 Percent Graduate Placement Rate
Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent for 25 Consecutive Years More than 90 percent of recent Valpo graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate...
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Valparaiso University Appoints John R. Eckrich Chair In Religion And The Healing Arts
Valparaiso University announces that Susan R. Holman ’79, Ph.D., ’16H, will join its faculty as the John R. Eckrich Professor and Chair in...
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Higher Learning Commission Reaffirms Accreditation Of Valparaiso University
Valpo’s institutional accreditation status now extends through 2027–2028, as the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) has notified the University of...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Degree In Supply Chain And Logistics Management
The College of Business at Valparaiso University has developed both a major and a minor in the growing field of supply chain and logistics...
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Community Leader Dana Rifai ’07 J.D. To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Valparaiso University will celebrate Winter Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 10, at 2:30 p.m., conferring degrees upon 227 undergraduate, graduate and...
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VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY ANNOUNCES IT IS EXPLORING ALTERNATIVE POSSIBILITIES RELATED TO ITS LAW SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Board of Directors Directs University Administration to Suspend A First-Year Law School Class in Valparaiso for the Fall of 2018 Valparaiso...
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Valparaiso University Publications Earn International, Regional Recognition
Valpo receives top honors in 2017 MarCom, CASE District Awards Valparaiso University has received two Pride of CASE V awards from the Council for...
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500th Remembrance Of Reformation Includes Valpo Choir, Special Music Composition
“Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.” — Martin Luther What started as a call to reform the...
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Valparaiso University And Partners Receive $1.58M Grant To Advance STEM Education In Indiana
The Indiana Commission for Higher Education awarded $1,582,584 to Valparaiso University, Ball State University, Indiana University–Purdue...
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Valparaiso University Named No. 1 Best Undergraduate Teaching And No. 1 Best Value By U.S. News & World Report
Valpo Honored as No. 4 in Midwest, Topping U.S. News List for 29 Consecutive Years For the 29th consecutive year, Valparaiso University has been...
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Washington Monthly Honors Valparaiso University For Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University is a top 10 master’s university in the nation, as announced today in Washington Monthly’s annual college rankings. The...
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Forbes Ranks Valparaiso University As Top College
Valparaiso University consistently achieves national recognition for excellence by Forbes Magazine. The University has earned recognition by Forbes...
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NIPSCO Recognizes Valpo’s Center For The Sciences For Energy Efficiency
The Center for the Sciences: Chemistry and Biochemistry will house classes at Valparaiso University beginning fall 2017, bringing 55,000 square feet...
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Valpo Seeks Public Comments In Preparation For Higher Learning Commission Visit
Valparaiso University is seeking public comments about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency....
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Valparaiso University Appoints Executive Director For Retention And Student Success
Valparaiso University Appoints Executive Director For Retention And Student Success
Valparaiso University has named Andrea D. Welch, Ph.D., as executive director for retention and student success, effective June 26. In this role,...
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Valparaiso University Fraternity And Sorority Community Receives Awards Of Distinction
The North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) recently announced the winners of the 2017 Awards of Distinction, Silver Medal and Laurel Wreath...
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Valparaiso University To Join Missouri Valley Conference
Valparaiso University president Mark A. Heckler, Ph.D., announced today that the University has accepted an invitation to join the Missouri Valley...
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Valpo Graduate Student Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In South Korea
Valpo Graduate Student Receives Fulbright Award To Study, Teach In South Korea
Taylor Williams ’17 M.A., who earned her master’s degree in teaching English to speakers of other languages from Valparaiso University during its...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 20–21
Spring commencement caps another exciting year for the Valparaiso University community as it continues its legacy in education, leadership, faith and...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Emil And Elfriede Jochum Professor And Chair
Valparaiso University Appoints Emil And Elfriede Jochum Professor And Chair
Valparaiso University announces that Nicholas E. Denysenko, Ph.D., will join its faculty as the Jochum Professor and Chair, effective Jan. 3,...
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Former U.S. Ambassador To The Holy See To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Former U.S. Ambassador To The Holy See To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
On Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., Valparaiso University will celebrate undergraduate commencement, one of three commencement ceremonies held...
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Valparaiso University 2015–2016 Alumni Achieve 96 Percent Graduate Placement Rate
Valparaiso University 2015–2016 Alumni Achieve 96 Percent Graduate Placement Rate
Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent for 24 Consecutive Years More than 90 percent of recent Valpo graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate...
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A Statement From President Mark A. Heckler: All Are Welcome In This Place
“I was a stranger and you invited me in.” — Matthew 25:35 Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff: Valparaiso University is constituted by people of...
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Valpo Honors Faculty With Martin Luther King Jr. Award
Since 1995, Valparaiso University has presented its Martin Luther King Jr. Award to individuals and groups within the Valpo community who have made...
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Judge Christopher A. Nuechterlein ’73, ’76 J.D. To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Valparaiso University will celebrate Winter Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 11, at 2:30 p.m., conferring degrees upon 319 undergraduate, graduate and...
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Valparaiso University Celebrates Advent-Christmas Vespers Friday, Dec. 9
WHO: Valparaiso University presents the annual Advent-Christmas Vespers service, featuring the Kantorei Choir and the Handbell Choir of the Chapel of...
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Valparaiso University Extends President Heckler’s Contract
Valparaiso University Extends President Heckler’s Contract
The Board of Directors for Valparaiso University has entered into a new five-year contract with President Mark A. Heckler, Ph.D., which will extend...
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Valparaiso University Receives Commitment For An Endowed Chair In Law
Valparaiso University has received an anonymous commitment to establish an endowed chair in the Law School. The Valparaiso University Law School will...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 4 In Midwest As Undergraduate Enrollment Continues To Climb
Valpo Tops U.S. News List for 28 Consecutive Years, Honored as No. 1 Best Value and Best Undergraduate Teaching For the 28th consecutive year,...
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Washington Monthly Recognizes Valparaiso University For Value, Contribution To Public Good
Washington Monthly Recognizes Valparaiso University For Value, Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University is the No. 4 master’s university in the nation, as announced today in Washington Monthly’s annual college rankings....
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Valparaiso University Appoints Phyllis And Richard Duesenberg Chair In Christian Ethics
Valparaiso University Appoints Phyllis And Richard Duesenberg Chair In Christian Ethics
Valparaiso University has named Thomas Albert (Tal) Howard, Ph.D., as the Phyllis and Richard Duesenberg Chair in Christian Ethics. Professor Howard...
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Valparaiso University Ranked As A Top College By Forbes
Valparaiso University has achieved recognition by Forbes 2016 rankings as one of the top 75 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Marriott Hotel Executive Arne M. Sorenson To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Marriott Hotel Executive Arne M. Sorenson To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
On Sunday, May 15, at 1:30 p.m., Valparaiso University will celebrate undergraduate commencement, one of three commencement ceremonies held...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 14–15
Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 14–15
Spring commencement caps another exciting year for the Valparaiso University community as it continues its legacy in education, leadership, faith and...
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Valparaiso University Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent For 23 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent For 23 Consecutive Years
More than 90 percent of recent Valpo graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school for the 23rd straight year. The overall placement rate for...
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Noted Jesuit Educator To Give 2016 Huegli Lecture On Christian Higher Education
WHO/WHAT: Since 1995, Valparaiso University has held a biannual Huegli Lecture to honor the legacy of Albert G. Huegli, who served as president of...
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Matt Lottich Hired As Valparaiso University Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Matt Lottich Hired As Valparaiso University Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Valparaiso University President Mark A. Heckler, Ph.D., and Director of Athletics Mark LaBarbera announced today that Matt Lottich has been hired as...
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Valpo Men’s Basketball Coach Bryce Drew Accepts Position At Vanderbilt University
The long history of the men’s basketball program at Valparaiso University will begin a new chapter in 2016–2017, as head coach Bryce Drew ’98...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Data Science And Statistics Degrees
The College of Arts and Sciences at Valparaiso University has developed data science and statistics degree programs in response to an increased...
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Commission On Collegiate Nursing Education Grants Accreditation To Valparaiso University’s Doctor Of Nursing Practice Program
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Valparaiso University has renewed accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education...
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“Legendary Lloyd” McClendon ’81, ‘05H To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Valparaiso University will celebrate Winter Commencement on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 2:30 p.m., conferring degrees upon 245 undergraduate, graduate, and...
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Valparaiso University Celebrates Advent–Christmas Vespers Friday, Dec. 11
WHO: Valparaiso University presents the annual Advent­–Christmas Vespers service, featuring the Kantorei Choir and the Handbell Choir of the...
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A Statement From President Mark A. Heckler: Seeking Dignity, Dialogue, And Respect
A Statement From President Mark A. Heckler: Seeking Dignity, Dialogue, And Respect
Valparaiso University intentionally invites people from different backgrounds, belief systems, and cultures to live with one another and join in a...
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Valparaiso University Announces University Research Professor Grants
Valparaiso University faculty members Robert Elder and Carlos Miguel-Pueyo have received University Research Professor grants to continue their...
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Valparaiso University Names Susan Scroggins As Vice President For Finance And Administration
Valparaiso University Names Susan Scroggins As Vice President For Finance And Administration
Valparaiso University has announced Susan Scroggins has been promoted to the role of Vice President for Finance and Administration today. Scroggins,...
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Valpo Alumni Commit $3 Million To Establish Endowed Director Position For Institute For Leadership And Service
Valparaiso University alumni Peter ’65, ’70 M.A. and Bonnie Thalacker ’70 Raquet have generously committed $3 million to establish the Endowed...
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Valparaiso University President Mark A. Heckler Formally Commits To Serve Community While Preparing Future Leaders
Valparaiso University President Mark A. Heckler Formally Commits To Serve Community While Preparing Future Leaders
Mark A. Heckler, Ph.D., president of Valparaiso University, is one of eight presidents and chancellors to sign the Indiana Campus Compact...
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Valpo Launches Online Archive Of Award-Winning Student Newspaper
Valparaiso University Archives and Special Collections announces archived issues of The Torch, the oldest and longest-running student-published...
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Valparaiso University Breaks Ground On Science Facility Sept. 17
Valparaiso University Breaks Ground On Science Facility Sept. 17
Sept. 17 – Valparaiso, Ind. – Valparaiso University advances its long history of commitment to STEM education and expands facilities with a new...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 5 In Midwest As Total Enrollment Continues To Climb
Valpo Tops U.S. News List for 27 Consecutive Years, Honored for Best Teaching and Best Value For the 27th straight year, Valparaiso University has...
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Valparaiso University Named Best In Nation For Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University Named Best In Nation For Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University is the No. 1 master’s university, as announced today in Washington Monthly’s annual college rankings. According to the...
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Forbes Magazine Ranks Valparaiso University In Top Colleges
Valparaiso University achieves recognition by Forbes 2015 rankings as one of the top 50 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Assistant Provost For Inclusion
Valparaiso University Appoints Assistant Provost For Inclusion
Valparaiso University has named Stacey A. Miller, Ed.D., as assistant provost for inclusion. In this role, Miller will work closely with students,...
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College Choice Names Valparaiso University No. 1 Christian University, No. 2 Overall In Midwest
Valparaiso University is ranked No. 1 overall in the 2015 Fifty Best Christian Colleges and Universities list and No. 2 overall in the 2015 Rankings...
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Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 16–17
More than 1,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students will participate in Valparaiso University’s Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 16,...
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Valparaiso University Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent For 22 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University Graduate Placement Exceeds 90 Percent For 22 Consecutive Years
More than 90 percent of recent Valpo graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate school for the 22nd straight year.   The overall placement...
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Jonathan T.M. Reckford To Deliver Valparaiso University Commencement Address
Valparaiso University will celebrate undergraduate May Commencement on Sunday, May 17, at 1:30 p.m., conferring degrees upon 642 undergraduate...
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Valpo Launches Cross-Cultural Engineering Program In Dalian, China
Through a partnership with Dalian Jiaotong University, Valparaiso University will equip the next generation of engineers with necessary...
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“Proud To Be Valpo” Day Of Giving Unites Valparaiso University Community
Valparaiso University is celebrating its second annual day of giving, encouraging alumni, students, faculty, staff, parents and friends to contribute...
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President Heckler Issues Statement On Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act
Valparaiso University is constituted by people from different backgrounds, belief systems, and cultures joined together in the common pursuit of...
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Valpo Breaks Ground On Sorority Housing March 16
WHAT: Valparaiso University will celebrate the groundbreaking and blessing of the sorority housing site. “This is such an exciting time of growth...
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Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Honors Valparaiso University As 2015 Best Value College
Rankings recognize strong academic record and great economic value Valparaiso University is one of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s 100 best values...
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Valparaiso University Receives Presidential Recognition For Exemplary Community Service
Valparaiso University has again been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction, joining a group of...
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Valparaiso University Achieves Recognition As STEM Jobs Approved College
Valparaiso University has been designated a 2015 STEM JobsSM Approved College by Victory Media. The list is the first of its kind to rate...
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Valparaiso University Celebrates Advent–Christmas Vespers Friday, Dec. 12
WHO: Valparaiso University presents the annual Advent­–Christmas Vespers service, featuring the Kantorei Choir and the Handbell Choir of the...
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#oneVALPO: Campus Community Unites Through Grassroots Initiative
A quick glance at the headlines on recent sports pages can give even the most star-struck athletics fan a healthy dose of cynicism. However, sports...
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Valparaiso University Achieves Positive Rating By Moody’s, Outlook Is Stable
Moody’s Investors Service has assigned an A2 rating to Valparaiso University’s 2014 bond issuance with a stable outlook, which indicates low risk...
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Valparaiso University Announces Former Concordia University Texas President As Distinguished Professor Of Leadership
Valparaiso University welcomes Thomas Cedel, Ph.D., as the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Leadership. In this role, Cedel will be affiliated...
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Valparaiso University Ranks No. 5 In Midwest, Continues To Top U.S. News List For 26 Consecutive Years
Valpo honored again as No. 2 in Midwest for Best Undergraduate Teaching  For the 26th straight year, Valparaiso University has been identified as...
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Valparaiso University Formally Acquires Former Porter Hospital Property
Parking garage to open late 2014 Valparaiso University has officially taken possession of the former Porter Hospital property and will restore the...
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Total Enrollment Increases For Three Consecutive Years At Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University expects to welcome nearly 1,000 new undergraduate students when classes begin Tuesday for the fall 2014 semester. Valpo...
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Valparaiso University Moves To Third In The Nation For Contribution To Public Good
Washington Monthly has named Valparaiso University the No. 3 master’s university in the country in this prestigious ranking. According to the...
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Valparaiso University Ranks In Forbes Top Colleges
Valparaiso University has achieved recognition by Forbes 2014 rankings as one of the top 100 colleges in the Midwest and regularly appears in Forbes...
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Valparaiso University Joins Indiana Private College Week
In celebration of private institutions for higher education, Valparaiso University is once again participating in Indiana Private College Week,...
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Teachers, School Leaders Named In Two Competitive Fellowships To Strengthen Indiana Schools And Students
Inaugural Class of Education Leadership Fellows, New Class of Teaching Fellows Recognized at Statehouse Governor Mike Pence has recognized the...
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Valparaiso University Academic Year Concludes With Commencement Ceremonies May 16-18
More than 850 undergraduate, graduate, and law students will participate in commencement ceremonies Friday, May 16, Saturday, May 17, and Sunday, May...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Special Assistant To The Provost For Inclusion
Valparaiso University Appoints Special Assistant To The Provost For  Inclusion
Valparaiso University has named Professor Phillip Powell, Ed.D., as Special Assistant to the Provost for Inclusion, effective June 1, 2014. Powell...
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Valparaiso University Begins Construction On New Track And Field
Construction has begun on Valparaiso University’s new track and field facility, as Valpo breaks ground on the eight-lane Warren G. Hoger Track at...
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Valparaiso University Joins Generation Study Abroad
National Initiative Aims to Double Number of Students Studying Abroad by 2020 Continuing its commitment to present students with global...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To Graduate School
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To Graduate School
Valparaiso University has named Jennifer A. Ziegler, Ph.D., as dean of the Graduate School and Continuing Education, effective June 30, 2014. Ziegler...
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Valparaiso University Announces First-Ever Day Of Giving
Generous Alumna Pledges to Add $50 to First 600 Gifts Valparaiso University is celebrating its first-ever day of giving, encouraging alumni,...
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Valparaiso University Selects Next Provost After National Search
Valparaiso University announces Mark L. Biermann, Ph.D., will join the University as incoming Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic...
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Valpo Welcomes New Senior Vice President For Finance And Administration
Valparaiso University has selected John Palmucci as the Senior Vice President for Finance and Administration. Most recently Palmucci served as the...
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Valparaiso University Introduces Business Analytics Degree
The College of Business at Valparaiso University has developed a new major in business analytics, joining an emerging trend in higher education...
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A Healthy Outlook: College Of Nursing And Health Professions Expands Degree Programs
A Healthy Outlook: College Of Nursing And Health Professions Expands Degree Programs
Junior Kaitlyn Spaudie’s face lights up when she talks about the project she’s working on in her Communications in Health Care class. “We’re...
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Valparaiso University Celebrates Advent Christmas Vespers Friday, Dec. 13
WHO: Valparaiso University presents its annual Advent Christmas Vespers service, featuring the Kantorei Choir and the Handbell Choir of the Chapel of...
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December 2013 Commencement
Undergraduate, graduate, and Law School Commencement will be held on Sunday, Dec. 15, at 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel of the Resurrection. No tickets are...
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Advent-Christmas Vespers
The annual Advent-Christmas Vespers, featuring the Valparaiso University Kantorei, will be held on Friday, Dec. 13 in the Chapel of the Resurrection....
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To Law School
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To Law School
Nationally Renowned Capital Defense Expert to Join Faculty in June 2014 Valparaiso University announces Andrea D. Lyon, J.D., will join its faculty...
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Valparaiso University Announces College Of Nursing Expansion
The College of Nursing at Valparaiso University is now the College of Nursing and Health Professions. As Valpo continues to bolster its degree...
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Valparaiso University Named A 2014 Best Private College By Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Ranking Based on Academic Quality and Affordability Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has recognized Valparaiso University as one of the top 100...
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Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Valparaiso University Receives $2.3 Million From Department Of Energy
Cooperative Agreement to Fund Solar Research at Valpo’s Solar Energy Research Facility The United States Department of Energy announced today it...
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Valparaiso University Launches 100% Online Master Of Science In Health Management And Policy Degree
Valparaiso University Launches 100% Online Master Of Science In Health Management And Policy Degree
One-of-a-kind health care leadership degree gives health professionals essential skills to lead in today’s growing health care field. Continuing...
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Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University Named Top University By U.S. News For 25 Consecutive Years
Total Enrollment at Highest Level in 33 Years For the 25th straight year, Valparaiso University has been identified as one of the best universities...
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Valparaiso University Ranks In Top 10 Indiana Colleges With Best Return On Investment
Valparaiso University was recently listed as No. 8 in Affordable Colleges Online’s rankings of the top colleges and universities in Indiana for...
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Valparaiso University Joins Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows Program
Valparaiso University Joins  Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellows Program
New Program Will Recruit, Prepare Master’s Candidates to Teach Science, Technology, Math in High-Need Indiana Classrooms The Woodrow Wilson...
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Valparaiso University Provost Announces Retirement After 30 Years With University
Valparaiso University Provost Mark R. Schwehn ’67, Ph.D., will retire from his position effective June 30, 2014, as Provost and Executive Vice...
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Valparaiso University’s New Student Enrollment And Total Continues To Climb
Opening Convocation on Aug. 27 to feature signing of 70-year-old Honor Code Valparaiso University expects to welcome approximately 1,100 new...
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Valparaiso University Ranked Fourth In Nation For Contribution To Public Good
Valparaiso University has been named the No. 4 top master’s university in the nation by the Washington Monthly magazine. The publication annually...
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Valparaiso University Joins Indiana Private College Week
In celebration of private institutions for higher education, Valparaiso University will again participate in Indiana Private College Week, sponsored...
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Valparaiso University Receives Presidential Recognition For Community Service
Valparaiso University has once again been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, joining a group of select...
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Valparaiso University Announces Lutheran World Relief CEO To Join Faculty
Valparaiso University announces that the Rev. John Arthur Nunes, who served as keynote speaker at the University’s May 19 commencement...
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Valparaiso University Lilly Fellows Program Receives $1.19 Million Grant
The Valparaiso University-based Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts was awarded a $1.19 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. This is...
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Law School Commencement
Valparaiso University Law School will hold Commencement in the Chapel of the Resurrection on May 25 at 10 a.m. No tickets are required and seating...
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2013 May Commencement
2013 May Commencement
Sunday, May 19 10 a.m. Baccalaureate Service, Chapel of the Resurrection 11 a.m.  Receptions College of Arts and Sciences, Harre Union...
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Placement Exceeds 90 Percent For 20 Consecutive Years
Valparaiso University has achieved a 95.7 percent placement rate for 2011-2012 graduates, marking the 20th straight year of placement rates higher...
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Valpo’s Fites Center Receives Coveted LEED© Platinum U.S. Green Building Certification
Valparaiso University’s Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)...
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Valpo Appoints Dean To Christ College—The Honors College
Valparaiso University has appointed Peter Kanelos, PhD, as Dean of Christ College—The Honors College effective July 1, 2013. Most recently he has...
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Valpo Announces Strategic Partnership With Lumenus USA
Continuing a commitment to educating global citizens who are prepared to lead and serve in church and society, Valparaiso University has partnered...
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Valpo Partners With Chicago’s Museum Of Science & Industry In Innovative Program That Aims To Improve Science Teaching
VALPARAISO, Ind. – Teachers participating in the Museum of Science and Industry’s science teacher education courses now can receive graduate...
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Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University Appoints Dean To The College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University has appointed Eric Johnson as Dean of the College of Engineering. In his role as dean, Johnson will be responsible for the...
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Valparaiso University Offers Non-Credit Graduate Level Courses
Registration open now for classes beginning in January. Valparaiso University Office of Continuing Education offers graduate level non-credit courses...
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Nunemaker Speaks At Valpo’s December Commencement
Nunemaker Speaks At Valpo’s December Commencement
Andrew N. Nunemaker, the CEO for Dynamis Software Corporation, which provides optimization tools for insurance brokers, served as the speaker at...
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Valparaiso University Launches New Website
Valparaiso University Launches New Website
Valparaiso University unveiled the first phase of its redesigned www.valpo.edu. The new website features a refreshed design, streamlined content and...
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12/9/2012 – Commencement
12/9/2012 – Commencement
December graduates are celebrated at the fall 2012 Commencement ceremony in the Chapel of the Resurrection. A post-Commencement reception will be...
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12/7/2012 – Advent-Christmas Vespers
The annual Advent-Christmas Vespers will be led by the University’s Kantorei choir and handbell choir. Assured-seating passes are available at the...
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Study Abroad At Valpo Celebrates 45 Years
Study Abroad At Valpo Celebrates 45 Years
Celebrating 45 years of tradition, the Cambridge and Reutlingen study abroad programs have reached an important milestone. Established in 1968, these...
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Continuing Education Expands With New Non-Credit Certification
Valparaiso University Graduate School and Continuing Education has partnered with Dalton Education to offer new non-credit certificates in financial...
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Continuing Education Expands With New Non-Credit Certificates
Valparaiso University Graduate School and Continuing Education has partnered with Dalton Education to offer new non-credit certificates in financial...
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Master Plan Enhances Physical Campus, Focuses On Student Experience
Master Plan Enhances Physical Campus, Focuses On Student Experience
Valparaiso University unveiled the Campus Master Plan, a map that will guide ongoing change across campus for the coming decades, during special...
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Valpo Tied For 4th In U.S. News Midwest Regional Ranking
Valparaiso University’s outstanding educational value and quality academic programs earned strong recognition once again from U.S. News &...
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Valpo’s Foreign Language Program Ranked Among Top Universities
Valparaiso University has been named to The Best College’s list of the 10 Most Innovative Colleges for Foreign Language Study, ranking among...
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Lynn Named Director For Valpo’s Institute For Leadership & Service
Elizabeth Lynn has been named as the director of Valparaiso University’s Institute for Leadership and Service, located in the Office of Campus...
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Valpo Takes Part In “˜Go Independent!’: Indiana Private College Week
In celebration of private institutions for higher education, Valparaiso University is taking part in Independent Colleges of Indiana’s...
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Valpo Grad Named Alumni Relations Director
Valparaiso University has announced that Linda J. Roettger will join the University as the Director of Alumni Relations. Roettger is a Valpo alum,...
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Valpo MBA Program Recognized By U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Valparaiso University’s part-time MBA program as one of the Best Graduate Schools for 2013, in the top...
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Graduate Placement Rate Tops 90 Percent For 19th Consecutive Year
The placement rate for Valparaiso University graduates from the classes of December 2010 and May and August 2011 was 96.1 percent, the 19th...
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Former Indiana Chief Justice To Be May Commencement Speaker
Randall T. Shepard, former chief justice of the Indiana Supreme Court, will be the speaker at Valparaiso University’s May 20 ceremonies...
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Duesenbergs Make $5 Million Gift To Help Fund Welcome Center
The long history of commitment to Valparaiso University by Phyllis and Richard Duesenberg was carried forward Saturday, April 28, when the University...
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New Acting Dean Appointed For College Of Engineering
Valparaiso University professor Eric Johnson will begin serving as acting dean of the University’s College of Engineering beginning July 1,...
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Campus Ministries Director To Be Installed
The Rev. Brian T. Johnson, Executive Director of Campus Ministries, will be installed during the Institute of Liturgical Studies Evening Worship...
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Valpo Named To President’s Honor Roll For Service
Valparaiso University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Valpo is one of only 10 Indiana colleges...
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Valparaiso University To Offer Courses In Portage
Valparaiso University’s Office of Continuing Education will offer college courses at the new Portage University Center beginning this...
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Bryce Drew Agrees To Contract Extension With Valparaiso University
Valparaiso University Director of athletics Mark LaBarbera announced on Wednesday that Bryce Drew has agreed to a multiyear contract extension to...
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Valparaiso University’s German Program Honored For Excellence
Valparaiso University’s German Program has been designated a German Center of Excellence by the American Association of Teachers of German...
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College Of Engineering Recognized By The American Concrete Institute
The American Concrete Institute has named Valparaiso University to its list of 15 Outstanding Universities for 2011. The ACI Award for University...
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Valparaiso University Receives $5 Million Gift For New Welcome Center
Valparaiso University announced on Feb. 14 the planned construction of a new 15,000-square-foot Welcome Center at the U.S. 30 entrance to campus. The...
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College Of Engineering Releases IPad App
The Valparaiso University College of Engineering has released a new digital magazine for the iPad, which will connect the college to many...
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New Dean Named For College Of Business
James Brodzinski will join Valparaiso University as Dean of the College of Business beginning July 1, 2012. In his new role, James will be...
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Bishop To Speak At Valpo’s December Commencement
The Rt. Rev. Munib Younan, bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land and president of the Lutheran World Federation, will...
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Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center Dedicated
Leaders at Valparaiso University joined with community members to dedicate the $13 million Donald V. Fites Engineering Innovation Center, a state of...
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Accreditation Renewed For Engineering Programs
The Engineering Accreditation Commission of The Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) has re-accredited academic programs offered...
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Vice President For Enrollment Management Appointed
Michael Joseph, an experienced higher education administrator and enrollment strategist, has been appointed to join Valparaiso University’s...
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President Signs Contract Extension
The Valparaiso University Board of Directors announced today the signing of a new six-year contract with President Mark A. Heckler. Under the new...
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Installation Of New University Pastor Is Sunday
The official installation of the Rev. Charlene M. Rachuy Cox to serve as University Pastor is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011 at 3 p.m. in the Chapel...
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Counseling Program Earns National Accreditation
Valparaiso University’s Graduate Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program has earned national recognition for its commitment to...
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Eden Appointed Dean Of Library Services
A published author and expert in metatdata, librarianship, and J. R. R. Tolkien studies has been appointed Dean of Library Services at Valparaiso...
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Valpo MBA Program Sees Record Influx Of Students
Enrollment in Valparaiso University’s MBA program in the 2010-2011 academic year has increased 35 percent over last year, the largest...
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$15 Million Gift To Help Fund Chapel Improvements
One of the largest gifts in Valparaiso University history will ensure the preservation of the Chapel of the Resurrection and enable opportunities for...
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Cox Appointed ELCA University Pastor
The Rev. Charlene Cox, who has an extensive background in campus ministry, has been appointed as University Pastor and will join the staff of the...
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New Strategic Plan Primes Valparaiso University For Growth, Innovation
Valparaiso University is announcing to the public a bold new Strategic Plan that calls for innovation, increased enrollment and financial...
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University’s International Lab Moving Forward With Strategic Plan In Mind
Members of Valparaiso University’s American Council on Education International Laboratory are making strides as they proceed toward goals in...
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University Board Member Announced As Commencement Speaker
Bonnie E. Raquet, corporate vice president (ret.) at Cargill Inc. and a member of the Board of Directors of Valparaiso University, has been announced...
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Johnson Appointed Campus Ministries Director
The Reverend Brian T. Johnson, who has broad experience as a campus pastor and administrator in church-related higher education, has been appointed...
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Trip To Germany Celebrates Historic Ties To Valparaiso University
President Mark A. Heckler is traveling to Germany in early March to celebrate Valparaiso University’s partners in the state of...
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Prominent Community Builder To Speak At Commencement Dec. 12
A prominent advocate and scholar of community building efforts throughout the world will present the commencement address at Valparaiso...
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