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Cumberland Moves Summer Semester Courses Online, Implements Alternate Grading Method for Spring Semester

Cumberland University announced today that it will move all summer semester courses to a distance learning format in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.  In addition to moving summer courses online, the university has opted to implement an alternate grading option for current students. For the spring semester only, students will be able to choose whether Read More

Cumberland Adds Graduate-Level Athletic Training Program

Cumberland University announced today that it will offer a Master of Science in Athletic Training beginning Fall 2020.  With the change in degree level requirement for the athletic training profession, the undergraduate athletic training program has transitioned to the graduate level to maintain accreditation. Current undergraduate athletic training students will graduate in Fall 2020.  The Read More

Financial Options at CU: Alleviating Financial Stress During COVID-19

COVID-19 has been trying for all of us; emotionally, physically, mentally and financially.  Cumberland is here to help all of our current students, faculty, staff, alumni, friends and future students get through this difficult time. We know the financial worry of the COVID-19 pandemic will impact many of our students and their families, and we’re Read More

Cumberland Postpones Commencement Ceremony

Cumberland University announced today that it will postpone its Commencement ceremony to June 20, 2020 due to the risk of COVID-19 spread.  This postponement comes in response to CDC guidelines and recommendations from government officials. The Commencement ceremony was originally scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 2020.  The ceremony will now take place on Saturday, June Read More

Cumberland University Postpones Phoenix Ball

Cumberland University will postpone its annual Phoenix Ball to Saturday, August 1, 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event was originally scheduled for Saturday, June 6.  The 37th annual fundraising event, chaired by Ray and Stephanie Hubner, is themed “Draped in Decadence and Masked in Mystery” and will be held on the Cumberland campus. Read More

Cumberland University Postpones All Non-Athletic Events As COVID-19 Pandemic Precaution

Cumberland University announced today that it will indefinitely postpone all non-athletic events until March 31, 2020. As of now, classes will continue to meet as regularly scheduled and all offices will maintain normal operations.  This decision also includes the use of campus for community events.  In addition, Cumberland is halting all university-sponsored travel through the Read More

Cumberland University Receives High Scores on Annual State Board of Education Educator Preparation Report Card

Cumberland University announced today that its Education Preparation Program meets the state’s expectations in each category, and exceeds the state’s expectations in the employment category. The state report card, which has recently changed formats, assesses institutions on the effectiveness of teacher training programs in three domains: candidate profile, employment, and provider impact. Each domain includes Read More

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day, CU! Download these printable Cumberland themed Valentine’s Cards below to give to your loved ones. Valentine’s Day Cards Read More

Cumberland University Part of New Digital Publishing Effort Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The Papers of Martin Van Buren project at Cumberland University is part of a groundbreaking digital publishing enterprise at the University of Virginia, which The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has awarded $1 million in funding. The funding will support the Virginia Digital Publishing Cooperative, a partnership between the Center for Digital Editing and University of Read More

Tickets Now on Sale for Cumberland University Phoenix Ball

Cumberland University and the Phoenix Ball Committee announced today that tickets are now available for purchase for both the Phoenix Ball and the Patrons’ Party. The 37th Annual Phoenix Ball, chaired by Ray and Stephanie Hubner, will be held on campus Saturday, June 6, 2020. The ball is the university’s largest fundraising event that helps Read More