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Chapman Launches Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa Only 10 percent of U.S. universities have PBK Chapters; first cohort includes a Rhodes Scholar.

Chapman University inducted the first 22 students into its new Phi Beta Kappa chapter, Psi of California, on Thursday, April 18, at a ceremony held on campus. Phi Beta Kappa, established in 1776, is the nation’s oldest...

Plans for Stepped-Up Fundraising, Enhanced Health Science Campus Unveiled Chapman President Daniele Struppa outlines his vision in State of the University address.

In his annual State of the University address, Chapman President Daniele Struppa reviewed ambitious projects that will shape the University’s future – from the fledgling Brain Institute, which just received $7 million...

Chapman Achieves Milestone with R2 Carnegie Classification

Chapman University has achieved another milestone in its growth as a research institution with the announcement that it has been elevated to R2 status in the update of the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of...

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Founding Dean for Fowler School of Engineering Announced Andrew Lyon plans a school where innovation and diversity will shape the next generation of problem-solvers.

Andrew Lyon guided Chapman University’s science programs into a period of record growth and envisions the same at new school of engineering.

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Star-Studded Evening Raises Nearly $2 Million for Student Scholarships at Chapman University

A founding member of the Grateful Dead. An Emmy-winning television producer. Two dynamic philanthropists. At Chapman Celebrates, all were proud Panthers in support of student scholarships.

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Chapman Dedicates Keck Center for Science and Engineering, Which Promises ‘an Incredible Future’

Ribbon-cuttings are usually just door-opening events to celebrate a new building. But not so at Chapman University’s official unveiling of its new Keck Center for Science and Engineering. Even as University supporters...

From Grand to Historic, Student Housing at Chapman University Expands in Style and Variety

In a stylish apartment lined with windows that offer nighttime views of Angel Stadium’s firework displays, roommates Jessica Amato and Olivia Medina describe life in their new Chapman University student residence...

Chapman is No. 5 in West in U.S. News Rankings with Reputation on the Rise

Chapman University ranks among the top schools in the West, according to the U.S. News & World Report annual “Best Colleges” list released today. In particular, Chapman’s reputation score ticked upward in the annual...

Reporting for Duty: First Director of Chapman University’s New Veterans Resource Center "I want to get Chapman on veterans’ radar," says Blas Villalobos.

There were many steps and successes on Blas Villalobos’ path to becoming the first director of Chapman University’s new Veterans Resource Center. Inspiration to join the Marine Corps hit early when a high school...

Chapman University Receives Record Number of First-Year Applications for Fall 2018

Good news and a hearty “Welcome to the Chapman Family” arrived this month for thousands of extraordinary students, as acceptance letters went out for fall 2018 admission to Chapman University. The Class of...