News & Events

  1. Institutional Effectiveness Day highlights value of diversity, equity and excellence to powerful student experience »


    More than 100 Radford University faculty and staff convened on Aug. 19, 2019 for Institutional Effectiveness Day, a tradition to renew the University focus on continued quality improvement and student success.  

  2. Excitement and energy mark New Student Convocations in Roanoke and Radford  »


    The newest members of the Highlander family were welcomed to the start of the 2019-20 academic year during two separate Convocations for the inaugural class of Radford University Carilion (RUC) in Roanoke and new students on the University’s main campus in Radford.


  3. From freshmen to graduate students, first day of classes is exhilarating  »


    Fall semester 2019 classes began at Radford University on Aug. 26.

  4. COSD welcomes record 2019 cohort »


    Radford University welcomed the largest class in history to the graduate program in Communication Sciences and Disorders (COSD) on Aug. 23, 2019.

  5. Physician Assistant students support homelessness survey efforts in Roanoke »


    Twenty students and two faculty members from the Radford University Carilion (RUC) Department of Physician Assistant Studies joined other volunteers to conduct the Summer 2019 Point in Time Survey.

  6. Celebrating Radford University Carilion Day »


    Roanoke Mayor Sherman P. Lea and Vice Mayor Joe Cobb proclaimed Friday, Aug. 23 as Radford University Carilion (RUC) Day in Roanoke during an event held on the RUC campus

  7. Expanded Waldron College faculty family gathers to open 2019-20 academic year »


    The Waldron College of Health and Human Services (WCHHS) began a new chapter in its history on Aug. 17, 2019 when it welcomed its expanded faculty and staff family for the 2019-20 all-college meeting in the Hurlburt Center Auditorium.

  8. A celebration of merger success »


    Radford University President Brian O. Hemphill, Ph.D., and First Lady Marisela Rosas Hemphill, Ph.D., hosted a cookout at the Governor Tyler House to commend the merger planning team members who tirelessly made the merger a reality.

  9. FBI training hosted on Radford University campus »


    The Artis College of Science and Technology’s Forensic Science Institute (RUFSI) hosted advanced forensic training for the FBI on Radford University’s campus from July 29-31.


  10. Psy.D. program receives HRSA grant »


    Radford University’s renowned Counseling Psychology (Psy.D.) program received a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) grant totaling $940,178 to improve the health of underserved communities by strengthening the health workforce and connecting skilled professionals to those communities.

  11. Artis College faculty receive award to study impacts of pipeline installation »


    Radford University’s Artis College of Science and Technology is the recipient of a 2019 Jeffress Trust Award. This award will support faculty and students as they research and explore the impact of pipeline construction on streams in Southwest Virginia.

  12. Meet Highlanders from Radford’s Class of 2023 »


    Clear skies and a warm day greeted Radford University’s Class of 2023 during move-in on Aug. 22.