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2021-22 Points of Pride

KU Climbs in 2022 U.S. News and World Report Rankings for Best Regional Universities

Kutztown University has been named a "Best Regional University" for 2022 in the U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities.

September 16, 2021


KU Named to Princeton Review's 2022 "Best in the Northeast"

Kutztown University has been included in the "Best of the Northeast" in 19 consecutive rankings.

September 08, 2021


Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, KU Renew Academic Research Agreement

Kutztown University and Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Kempton, Pa., renewed a five-year agreement of academic cooperation Wednesday, establishing a research affiliation for the mutual benefit of both institutions.

August 25, 2021


Foundation Breaks Ground on Wells-Rapp Center for Mallet Percussion Research

The Kutztown University Foundation broke ground on the Wells-Rapp Center for Mallet Percussion Research.

August 24, 2021


Rodale Institute, KU Sign Academic Research Agreement

Kutztown University and Rodale Institute, Kutztown, Pa., signed a five-year agreement of academic cooperation Monday, establishing a research affiliation for the mutual benefit of both institutions.

August 23, 2021


Newlander Awarded Three-Year NSF Research Grant

The NSF grant will support 36 undergraduate and six graduate students as they conduct digs and artifact analysis involving two 19th-century industrial communities: Stoddartsville and Joanna Furnace.

August 09, 2021


Music Business Concentration Receives National Accreditation

Kutztown University's music business concentration, within the undergraduate music degree program, received accreditation approval from the National Association of Schools of Music.

August 05, 2021


Kutztown Tops Previous School Record with 120 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award Winners

Kutztown University set a new school record with 120 Division 2 Athletic Directors Association (D2 ADA) Academic Achievement Award recipients for 2020-21, the organization announced Tuesday afternoon.

August 04, 2021


Technical Writing Undergraduate Certificate

Kutztown University's new undergraduate certificate in technical writing addresses this demand in a nine-credit format.

August 03, 2021


KU hosts Press Conference for Senator Haywood and PASSHE to Announce DEI Funding

State Senator Art Haywood and Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education held a hybrid press conference at Kutztown University Wednesday, to announce new funding for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives at PASSHE universities.

July 21, 2021


Women's Basketball Posts Highest GPA In NCAA Division II for 2020-21, Earns WBCA Recognition

Kutztown University women's basketball earned special mention for having NCAA Division II's highest team grade point average during the 2020-21 academic year as the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) released its Academic Top 25 Team Honor Rolls.

July 13, 2021


Certificate in Cybersecurity

A new short-term certificate program in cybersecurity at Kutztown University prepares students to prevent and defend threats to cyberspace and information technology.

July 01, 2021