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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,...

Regis University renovates clinical simulation lab

Regis University recently finished a $1.25 million renovation of the Simulation Lab that supports its Rueckert-Hartman College for Health...

Construction begins on new artificial turf fields

New fields will serve Regis University, Arrupe Jesuit High School athletes

Running Wild 5K

Running Wild 5K returns with virtual races through Dec. 1 Event benefits endangered African wildlife

Regis Athletics introduces digital ticketing platform for home events

The Regis University Athletics Department will use a digital ticketing platform this year for all home athletic events.

Xavier University of Louisiana partners with Regis University to provide master’s degree

The Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy and the Regis University Division of Health Services Education have announced a partnership...

Regis University to require indoor masks for first five weeks of classes

Regis University has announced it will require masks in public indoor spaces for at least the first five weeks of classes starting Aug. 18. Masks...

Porter-Billups Leadership Academy celebrates graduating seniors in ceremony

Rising high school seniors in the Porter-Billups Leadership Academy celebrated their success this week in a graduation ceremony hosted in the St....

Dr. Nicki Gonzales Is Colorado’s New State Historian

Dr. Nicki Gonzales is the First Latina to Hold the Role

Vaccines (and gift cards) coming to Regis’ Thornton Campus

Tepeyac Community Health Center and Regis University’s Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions are partnering to bring COVID-19...

Regis named top 10 Military Friendly school

Regis University’s Military Scholars Fund helps veterans complete their degrees.

Denver mayor, Regis University to dedicate new Safe Outdoor Space

Regis University is dedicating a new Safe Outdoor Space (SOS) at 10 a.m., June 10, to honor the people and partnerships involved in bringing humane...

Summer movie series coming to Regis University

Regis University will welcome the campus community and neighborhood to Boettcher Commons this summer for RegiRama, a free outdoor movie series.

Temple University partners with Regis for special pharmacy master’s degree

The Regis University School of Pharmacy and the Temple University School of Pharmacy partner ti increase learning opportunities for pharmacists.

Regis University to require coronavirus vaccine for fall classes

To protect the health of its students and employees and to ensure a full return to in-person teaching and learning this fall, Regis University will...

Regis University to provide homes for temporary 'Safe Outdoor Space' emergency housing facility

Regis University has announced it will partner with the Colorado Village Collaborative (CVC), the Saint Francis Center and the city and county of...

In-person attendance at Ranger sporting events resumes

Regis University has lifted the “no fans” rule at home athletic events that was instituted in mid-March to ensure the safety of...

Innovation Challenge gives competitors a chance to win big

Regis University’s fourth Innovation Challenge concludes at 7 p.m., Friday, April 16, online and at the University’s...

Regis University prepares for return to in-person classes this fall

Regis University has announced it plans to return to a normal academic schedule, which includes in-person instruction and exams, for traditional...

Regis to conduct in-person commencement ceremonies; guests limited

Regis University has announced it has received local public health approvals to conduct in-person, outdoor commencement ceremonies starting at the...

BYU wins 2021 Regional Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition

The two-day contest hosted by Regis University simulated a business scenario cyberattack.

Regis University to Host First Virtual Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cybersecurity Defense Competition

Regis University will host the Rocky Mountain Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (RMCCDC) for eight teams this month to test their cybersecurity...

Regis University extends no-fans rule through rest of semester

Regis University has announced that the “no fans” rule at home athletic events will stay in effect for the spring sports season for the...

Regis University announces Regis College interim dean

Regis University has named Heidi Barker, Ph.D., as its interim dean of Regis College, effective June 1.

Regis earns ‘Military Friendly’ designation

Regis University ranked 4th among private institutions offering doctorate degrees in the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School designation.

Regis University announces new chief academic officer

After a national search, Regis University has named Karen Riley as its new provost, effective May 1. In this role, Riley will serve as the chief...

Regis University partners with Coca-Cola

Regis University recently embarked on a multi-year partnership with The Coca-Cola Co. to quench thirst on its three Denver campuses.

Regis' Our Lady of Loretto Grotto receives impressive makeover

In 1891, Br. Ben Tovani asked for, and received, permission to transform pieces of stone and timber left over from the construction of Main Hall...

WWII focus of first 'Stories from Wartime,' in its 26th year

Regis University’s Center for the Study of War Experience will open its 26th annual Stories from Wartime lecture series on Feb. 25 with a...

State board reauthorizes Regis University’s Division of Education

The State Board of Education has reauthorized Regis University’s educator preparation programs following a successful joint site visit from...

Regis University to feed 400 families with food grant

Regis University food pantry organizers are feeding more than 400 families this week thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Denver Department of Public...

Creighton, Regis expand an already innovative partnership

A newly inked agreement between Creighton University and Regis University in Denver demonstrates how cooperation between Jesuit universities can...

Regis is first Jesuit university to join national employee tuition network

Regis University recently partnered with the Denver-based Guild Education to provide higher education certificates and degrees for employees at...

Regis University’s Higher Learning Partners Chosen to Unite University of Tennessee Campuses Online

Higher Learning Partners at Regis selected by the University of Tennessee to unite the system’s four campuses.

Regis University Innovation Center Launches Fourth Innovation Challenge

The Innovation Center in the Anderson College of Business and Computing at Regis University recently launched its fourth-annual Regis Innovation...

Regis University adjusts its spring 2021 calendar

Since we expect COVID-19 to remain a serious public health concern through next summer at least, the University has adjusted the spring 2021...

Regis University provides teletherapy services in Thornton

Thanks to a generous grant from the city of Thornton, the Regis Center for Counseling and Family Therapy is able to equip qualifying clients within...

Regis provides outdoor learning options on campus

To help students learn safely and effectively, Regis University has established outdoor teaching spaces for use in pleasant weather during the fall...

Brewing Diversity

Regis University and Station 26 Brewing Co. to provide craft beer scholarship to underrepresented students.

Regis University and HealthONE Forge Partnership

Trusted institutions collaborate to provide educational opportunities and foster healthcare workforce growth

Plan for Traditional In-Person Classes

For students in our on-campus, traditional, undergraduate and graduate programs and some health profession programs, classes will start a week...

CARES grant benefits counseling clients

The City of Thornton awarded a grant to the Regis University Center for Counseling and Family Therapy, allowing the center to equip some...

In observance of Juneteenth

On June 19, 1865, emancipation for more than 250,000 enslaved people in Texas became a reality when Major Gen. Gordon Granger and his 1,800 troops...

Regis University celebrates DACA ruling

Regis University President Rev. John P. Fitzgibbons, S.J., issues a response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling concerning the DACA program


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