William Peace University announces the first wave of Federal funding that provides aid for expenses incurred due to COVID-19. The funding is available through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Additional funding opportunities are expected to follow.
COVID-19 NEWS UPDATE: William Peace University leadership team are developing plans to prepare to return at full capacity. the goal is to create an on-campus, in-person experience with additional health and safety measures that protect our students, faculty, staff and guests, including steps ranging from staggered staffing to maximizing the number of single-occupancy spaces. WPU continues to monitor the situation and will respond accordingly in the best interest and safety of the entire community.
The WPU Alumni Association is pleased to recognize this year’s Distinguished Alumni of the Year, Distinguished Service Award, Young Alumni of the Year, and introduce a new alumni award, the Professional Studies Alumni of the Year in honor of the School of Professional Studies 10th anniversary. Award recipients were recognized at the Virtual 1857 Mixer: Alumni Happy Hour on Friday, April 17, and will be recognized at the rescheduled 2020 Alumni Weekend.