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Read about KU's people, places and events and our distinct achievements and contributions to the educational, economic and cultural well-being of the campus and our community.

Bear Essentials

Wednesdays, throughout academic year.

Bear Essentials is the weekly e-newsletter for students at Kutztown University, highlighting upcoming events and announcements students need to know about.

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The Daily Brief is a e-newsletter for faculty and staff of Kutztown University.

Parent Bulletin


The Parent and Family Bulletin is a monthly e-newsletter for parents/family of KU's current students.

The Tower

Summer 2019

The Tower, produced twice a year, features fascinating alumni, campus news and notes, extraordinary faculty and students.

News & Announcements

KU Radio Brings Home Gold at National Awards

Kutztown University Radio (KUR) won an illustrious Golden Microphone and two runner-up awards at the 2020 Intercollegiate Broadcasting System (IBS) Awards earlier this month.

Kutztown Folk Festival Named One of Top Three Cultural Festivals in Nation

The USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards named the Kutztown Folk Festival one of the top three cultural festivals in the country.

Kutztown University Launches Music Business Concentration

A Bachelor of Arts in music with a track in music business is the newest track introduced to Kutztown University's growing Department of Music.

Governor Wolf Visits Kutztown University to Discuss Nellie Bly Scholarship Program to Help Thousands of Students Afford College

Governor Tom Wolf visited Kutztown University Wednesday to discuss how his innovative Nellie Bly Scholarship Program would help at least 25,000 students in the state's university system achieve their dream of earning a college degree while graduating with less debt and building lives in Pennsylvania.

Fall 2019, Winter 2020 Degree Recipients

Kutztown University has conferred degrees for more than 550 students for the Fall 2019 semester and Winter 2020 session.

Kutztown University Awarded $194,000 GEAR UP Grant to Benefit Students

More than $194,000 in funds and materials has been awarded to Kutztown University through the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant.