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Assumption University Receives Catholic Media Association Award

Aug. 9, 2022
WORCESTER, Massachusetts — “Leading with Empathy” the cover story of the Summer 2021 edition of the Assumption University Magazine is honored in the “Best Feature Article” category of the Catholic Media Association (CMA) Alumni Magazine Awards. The 2022 CMA Alumni Magazine Awards recognizes the...

Assumption University Announces Patrick Cullen, Ph.D. As New Dean of The Grenon School of Business

Jul. 19, 2022
WORCESTER, Massachusetts – Assumption University today announced the appointment of Patrick Cullen, Ph.D., as the new dean of the Grenon School of Business. Dr. Cullen succeeds Joseph Foley, CPA, CGMA, MBA -- the founding dean of the Grenon School of Business who has retired after 43 years of...

Receive Same-Day Admission At Fast Track To The Pack

Jul. 19, 2022
How would you like to receive your first college acceptance before summer is even over? On Thursday, August 18th, Assumption University will be giving high school seniors this very opportunity at our Fast Track to the Pack early acceptance event.

SOPHIA Program Caps Successful Year With Annual Study Tour In Rome

Jul. 18, 2022
What is something you can do in Worcester, Massachusetts and in Rome, Italy? Answer: Experience an Assumption campus! This spring, two groups of undergraduate students who participated in the SOPHIA Program spent a week in the Italian capital on the program’s annual capstone study tour led by...

AU Best Buddies Chapter Named Outstanding MA Collegiate Chapter

Jul. 13, 2022
Assumption University’s chapter of Best Buddies has been named 2022 Outstanding MA Collegiate Chapter by Best Buddies MA & RI . The recognition, awarded annually to the chapter that most successfully demonstrates a dedication to promoting inclusion in their community, was awarded to the Assumption...

Assumption Women's Ice Hockey Joins Division I NEWHA Conference

Jun. 30, 2022
WORCESTER, Mass. (June 29, 2022) – Assumption University today announced that its women's ice hockey team has accepted an invitation to compete in the New England Women's Hockey Alliance (NEWHA), an NCAA Division 1 conference. Assumption will become the eighth member of the NEWHA, and the second in...

Assumption Designated a Military Spouse-Friendly® School

Jun. 27, 2022
The prestigious designation “Military Friendly®” is bestowed on an institution by an independent organization that “measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful opportunities for the military community.” We are pleased to announce that Assumption...

Assumption Celebrates Conclusion of Record-Setting, $50 Million Campaign

Jun. 16, 2022
Assumption University celebrated the conclusion of the wildly successful Light the Way capital campaign on Friday, June 10 with a gala honoring those who have spent the last several years supporting the University’s record-setting campaign.

Nursing Schools Almanac Ranks Assumption’s Nursing Program among the Best in Massachusetts & New England

Jun. 13, 2022
An independent organization that ranks the academic prestige, program depth and breadth, and student success in nursing programs has ranked Assumption’s Froelich School of Nursing among the top 50 programs in New England and the top 23 in Massachusetts. According to the ranking organization, Nursing...

Assumption Recognized for Student Engagement, Quality of Academics, Supportive Campus Community and Outcomes

Jun. 3, 2022
Assumption University was recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its steadfast commitment to supporting undergraduate students’ efforts to learn, grow, and succeed. Specifically, Assumption was named a 2022-2023 College of Distinction , Massachusetts College of Distinction, and a Catholic and...