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Regis University to Host The Race to Save Ukraine

Regis University is hosting The Race to Save Ukraine event in collaboration with non-profit Assist Ukraine.

Regis University to Host Guatemalan Baby Shower on Feb. 24

A group of undergraduate Regis students will be in Guatemala from May 6-13 to assist local healthcare workers and provide healthcare education in...

Regis University Hosts 14th Annual Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Qualifying Round

Regis University is set to host the qualifying round for the 14th consecutive year for the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition...

Regis University Announces Erin Winterrowd as the New Dean of Regis College

Regis University is pleased to announce the appointment of Erin Winterrowd, Ph.D., as Dean of Regis College.

Regis University to Host State Robotics Competition

Regis University will host middle and high school students on Jan. 6 from all over Denver in the FIRST Tech Challenge.

$1 million gift from Regis alumnus to provide educational opportunities

Regis University has received a $1 million gift to support scholarships for traditional undergraduate students with high financial need.

Regis University to Offer the Nation’s First 0-5 PharmD Program

Regis University will be the first institution in the United States to offer a 0-5 Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) Early Assurance program. This...

Regis University is Colorado's sole participant in Common App's Direct Admissions program

Today, Regis University joined Common App’s direct admissions program, which will provide over 200,000 first generation and low-income...

Regis University and Creighton University Expand OT Program

Creighton University and Regis University are expanding a unique partnership that offers a hybrid Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) degree program.

Regis University to Host Conversation About Homelessness

Regis University will host a panel discussion about homelessness. The event titled: Regis Conversations: An informed dialogue around the...

Stories from Wartime Lecture Series Returns to Regis University

For the 28th consecutive year, Regis University’s Center for the Study of War Experience will host the annual Stories from Wartime lecture...

Regis University Inaugurates Salvador D. Aceves as President

Regis University inaugurated Salvador D. Aceves, Ed.D., as President on Friday, Sept. 22 at the St. John Francis Regis Chapel on the Northwest...

Regis University Presidential Inauguration Set for Sept. 22

Regis University will inaugurate its new President, Salvador D. Aceves, Ed.D. on Friday, Sept. 22 on the Northwest Denver Campus.

Regis Celebrates National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week and Hispanic Heritage Month

Regis University will join many higher education organizations across the country celebrating National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week on Sept....

Regis University names Madhu Rao as academic dean of Anderson College of Business and Computing

Regis University has named Madhu T. Rao, Ph.D., as the next academic dean of the Anderson College of Business and Computing, effective Jan. 1, 2024.

Barbie and the Makeup of Feminism

Study led by Regis University researcher, Mycah Harrold, reveals that women who consider themselves feminists spend more money on makeup than women...

A letter in response to the Supreme Court's decision from President Salvador D. Aceves, Ed.D.

This decision does not change what Regis has always done, and we reaffirm our commitment to fostering an inclusive community of caring.

Regis University to host Denver Mayoral debate

Regis University will host the Denver Mayoral debate between Kelly Brough and Mike Johnston at its Northwest Denver Campus, 50th Ave./Regis...

Regis Names New Chief Academic Officer

After a national search, Regis University has named Jake Bucher, Ph.D., a sociologist who researches social injustice and the experiences of...

Porter-Billups Leadership Academy Announces Deion Sanders as Annual Gala Keynote Speaker

The Porter-Billups Leadership Academy (PBLA) is pleased to announce Deion Sanders as the 2023 keynote speaker for its annual gala and fundraising...

Regis University Welcomes Rev. William O’Neill, S.J., As Commencement Speaker

A Jesuit priest who works in African refugee camps and researches human rights will be the speaker for Regis University’s 2023 commencement...

Entrepreneurial Competition “Innovation Challenge” Returns for Sixth Year

Regis University’s sixth Innovation Challenge concludes at 5:30 p.m., Friday, April 28, at the University’s Northwest Denver Campus.

Regis to launch and engage in Laudato Si’ Action Platform

Regis University will engage the entire campus and community in participating in the Laudato Si’ program.

Regis University Designated as Hispanic Serving Institution

Regis University has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI), a federal distinction shared by just over 10 percent of all colleges...

Arrupe Jesuit High School and Regis University Partner to Offer Entrepreneurial Innovation Class for College Credit and Will Host Pitch Event at the University

Arrupe Jesuit High School (AJHS) and Regis have announced a new partnership providing seniors at AJHS an Entrepreneurial Innovation class, modeled...

Regis University expands access to new post-secondary program for students with intellectual disabilities

Regis University announced more than $365,000 in scholarship funds for Denver County and prospective residential students from across the U.S....

Regis University to launch new Pharm.D. Accelerated program

Regis University is forging ahead with a new and innovative program for students pursuing a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree.

Health Fair by 365 Health coming to Regis

Health Fairs by 365 Health, formerly 9Health Fair, are back this March through mid-May at more than 40 locations across Colorado.

Regis University to Host Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

For the 13th consecutive year, Regis University will host the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (RMCCDC) for eight teams in March...

Stephanie Morris named vice president and chief financial officer

Regis University President Salvador D. Aceves has promoted Associate Vice President for Financial Affairs Stephanie Morris, CPA, to succeed him as...

Gilhooly named to lead Regis University Athletics

Regis University President Salvador Aceves has named Regis alumnus and former student-athlete Thomas Gilhooly as Associate Vice President and...

Regis installs Naloxone to help protect against opioid overdoses

Regis University is installing a naloxone nasal spray, commonly known by the brand name Narcan, at stations around its campuses this month to help...

Regis University Partners with Rocky Vista University for new dual degree

Beginning in March, Regis University will offer a unique dual degree program for current students and alumni of Rocky Vista University.

Regis University selected to host debates for Denver Mayor, Council At-Large

Regis University has been selected to host candidate debates for the Denver Mayor and City Council At-Large seats next month at its Northwest...

Regis University To Host State Robotics Competition

Regis University will host middle and high school students on January 7 from all over Denver in the FIRST Tech Challenge, a robotics competition...

Regis University Names Salvador Aceves as University’s Incoming President

The Regis University Board of Trustees has selected Salvador D. Aceves, Ed.D. as the incoming President of Regis University, effective January 1,...

Teets completes role as interim president; Burke to lead University for remainder of year

As Regis University prepares to welcome its 27th president on January 1st, Interim President Cody Teets will step down Dec. 9 after nearly a year...

Regis University hosts screening of documentary Running With My Girls

Election season is around the corner and Regis University along with Emerge Colorado and the Denver Public Library are partnering to screen the...

Regis University O’Sullivan Art Gallery Opens Santos Show

The 2022 Santos show opens Thursday, Oct. 27, displaying the works of 13 local artists. An opening reception is set for 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, and...

Regis University Announces the 2022 Annual Porter-Billups Leadership Academy Gala and Fundraising Auction

Registration is now open for Regis University’s Porter-Billups Leadership Academy (PBLA) annual gala and fundraising auction.

Regis University Names Senthil Kumar as Vice President for Strategic Enrollment Management

Regis University has named Senthil Kumar, DBA, as its new vice president for strategic enrollment management, effective Sept. 26, following a...

Rev. Greg Boyle, S.J.,founder of Homeboy Industries, to speak at Regis University

The beloved Rev. Greg Boyle, S.J., founder of Homeboy Industries, returns to Regis University to speak on Friday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. in the St. John...

Farah Jasmine Griffin to speak at Regis University

Farah Jasmine Griffin, author and professor at Columbia University - will be speaking at Regis University on Thursday, Sept. 8 at the St. John...

Regis University athletics director selected to lead program at Kansas university

Regis University Director of Athletics and Assistant Vice President David Spafford will depart next month to become the next Director of Athletics...

Regis University offers new academic post-secondary education program for students with intellectual disabilities, including Down syndrome

This fall, Regis University is launching a new academic program for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), including Down...

Thomas Gilhooly Named New Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships in University Advancement

Regis University has appointed Thomas Gilhooly to a newly created role as Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships in the Office of University...

Regis University names Kelly Purdy as Vice President for Advancement

The Regis University Advancement office will have a new vice president at the helm of their department starting June 1.

Denver Rescue Mission launches innovative fellowship program with Regis University

Denver Rescue Mission and the Anderson College of Business and Computing at Regis University are accepting applications for a new fellowship...

Regis University welcomes keynote speaker from Twitter for commencement ceremonies

Regis University’s 2022 commencement ceremonies will include Jessica Herrera-Flanigan as this year’s guest speaker.

Regis to offer lifelong learning courses for people over 50

Regis University will bring inexpensive in-person and virtual courses for people 50 years of age and better to the North Denver area this year...

Regis University announces next academic dean of Regis College

Regis University has named Maria D. Bohorquez, Ph.D., as the next Academic Dean of Regis College, effective July 1.

Regis University, Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer partner to bring elite youth, women’s professional sports to North Denver

Regis University and the Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Club are partnering to establish the Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer Elite Performance Center...

Regis to Host 12th Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

Regis University will host its 2nd virtual and 12th consecutive Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (RMCCDC) from March 25-26.

Regis to Host Second Virtual Collegiate Cybersecurity Competition

Regis University will host its second virtual Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (RMCCDC) qualifying competition.

Regis University to return on-campus classes to in-person learning

Regis University will resume full in-person classes for those meeting on its Northwest Denver and Thornton campuses on Monday, January 31.

Regis University to offer virtual college courses to prisoners, on-campus students

Starting in 2022, Regis University will offer prisoners in four Colorado correctional facilities the opportunity to earn college credit in...

Regis University names alumna, McDonald’s executive as Interim President

The Regis University Board of Trustees has named alumna and trustee Cody Teets to become Interim President effective Jan. 1, 2022.

Regis Physical Therapy Program reaccredited for 10 years with flying colors

The top-ranked Regis University Physical Therapy Program, has earned a full, 10-year reaccreditation.

Statement on resignation of Regis University president

The Board of Trustees of Regis University today accepted the resignation of Rev. John P. Fitzgibbons, S.J., as the President of Regis University...

Regis to extend Safe Outdoor Space by 3 months as organizers locate new site

Regis University has announced that the on-site Safe Outdoor Space, a secured tent facility to provide humane shelter for people needing temporary,...


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