University

All Fall Courses to be Delivered in an Online Format

CUC announced today that all classes for the fall 2020 semester will be delivered in a 100% online format. Reducing the number of face-to-face interactions will provide a significantly better opportunity for the University to sustain a safe campus environment. Our first priority remains the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff.

Athletics

Athletics announces non-traditional fall season

The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) announced today that it has postponed all conference regular-season competitions and championship events through December 31, 2020. This decision affects all fall sports at Concordia University Chicago (CUC) including men’s basketball, women’s basketball, cross country, football, men’s soccer, women’s soccer and women’s volleyball.

Alumni

Alumni Association Launches 'Buy One, Give One' Face Mask Initiative

Today’s alumni educators are frontline, essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic as they ready to return to classrooms this fall. To support their efforts and safety, the CUC Alumni Association has launched a Buy One, Give One Face Mask Initiative.

University

Concordia University Chicago becomes smoke-free campus

Concordia University Chicago will become a smoke-free campus beginning on August 1 to protect the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and visitors on campus, and to create a cleaner and more sustainable campus environment.

COVID-19

Concordia-Chicago Releases Fall Return to Campus Plan

Concordia University Chicago has released its comprehensive fall 2020 Return to Campus Plan, which outlines necessary procedures to ensure a safe return to campus, while maintaining academic excellence and prioritizing the health and safety of all members of the university community.

College of Business

MBA programs recognized by Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

Concordia University Chicago has earned accreditation of its MBA programs from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners.

University

Concordia-Chicago receives national endorsement as a College of Distinction

The University has been named one of the nation’s 2020-2021 Colleges of Distinction in recognition of its continued dedication to providing an engaging education, real-world experience, and personalized guidance and support to students.

University

A Message to the Concordia-Chicago Community

Dear Concordians: As a University community, Concordia-Chicago mourns the tragic death of Mr. George Floyd on May 25, 2020. We have all looked with horror at the images of this episode, and we condemn the brutal violence that took his life. Such savage treatment by officers of the law is inexcusable and oppressive. We call on those in authority to pursue justice – both in this case and in all their future conduct with the people whom God has called them to serve...

Academics

CUC welcomes Dr. Adam Francisco as Assistant Provost for Mission & Identity

Concordia University Chicago announced today that Dr. Adam S. Francisco has been named Assistant Provost for Mission & Identity. He will play a key part in ensuring that the University continues to live out its mission faithfully.

Academics

Dr. Erik Ankerberg named as Provost

Concordia University Chicago announced that Dr. Erik Ankerberg has been named as Provost. In this role, he will ensure that the University continues to live out its commitments to teaching, learning and student success for all students.

University

President Dawn Announces Fall Operations Update

In a memo to the University community, President Dawn announced tentative plans for the fall and reflected on the spring semester.

University

2020 Distinguished Award Winners Announced

Concordia University Chicago's Distinguished Awards annually recognizes individuals who have brought honor to the University through outstanding contributions to their fields of endeavor, their communities and their churches, and who exemplify the University’s core values.