January 28, 2022

SAU to Receive $50,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts as part of the American Rescue Plan


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU)’s Department of Visual and Performing Arts is pleased to announce they have been approved to receive an American Rescue Plan grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to help the arts and cultural sector recover from the pandemic. The SAU Department of Visual and Performing Arts is recommended to […]
January 28, 2022

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. John T. Larkins


Dr. John T. Larkins, ’66, has been a continuous supporter of Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) for more than five decades. In the seventies and eighties, Dr. Larkins supported SAU’s fundraising and recruitment efforts as an active alum and later President of the Greater Washington, DC Chapter. In February 1981, Dr. Larkins received the Distinguished Service […]
January 25, 2022

SAU Names Mark A. Melton, Ph.D. to the Role of Interim Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) President Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail has named Dr. Mark A. Melton to Interim Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs. Dr. Melton previously served as a professor of biology and dean for the SAU School of Sciences, Mathematics, and Allied Health. In that role, he has gained valuable insights regarding the […]
January 20, 2022

SAU To Celebrate 155th Founders’ Day Convocation


Thursday, January 27, 2022 will mark the Saint Augustine’s University community’s 155th annual Founder’s Day Convocation with alumna and board of trustee member Mrs. Magdalene Johnson Obaji as the keynote speaker. The event will air virtually at 11 a.m. on the university’s Facebook and YouTube pages.  Mrs. Johnson Obaji is the President and Chief Executive Office of NIS Solutions […]
January 14, 2022

Notice for Final Move-In Process for Spring 2022


Greeting students, Saint Augustine’s University remains vigilant about keeping the campus safe for students, faculty, and staff. Over the last three months, our message has been the same for all stakeholders to be fully vaccinated, have a negative COVID PCR before arriving on campus. As a reminder, stated below are the requirements for the COVID-19 move-in process: […]
January 13, 2022

SAU To Host Virtual MLK Observance Program


Board of Trustees Chairman Justice James E.C. Perry will be the keynote speaker    On Monday, January 17, 2022, Saint Augustine’s University will host its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Program. The program’s theme is titled “A Drum Major of Justice” and will feature alumnus and board of trustees chairman James E.C. Perry as […]
January 10, 2022

SAU President Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail’s Book Ranked Among 100 Best Higher Education Books of All Time


A listing recently released by BookAuthority ranked the 100 best higher education books. “Transformational Change in Community Colleges: Becoming an Equity-Centered Institution,” written by SAU President Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail and Kimberly Beatty, was ranked 75th among the 100 books listed. According to their website, BookAuthority identifies and rates the best books based on recommendations […]
January 5, 2022

Courthouse Annex named for SAU alumnus, board chairman, and former Florida Supreme Court Justice breaks ground in Seminole County, FL


Building named after Justice James E.C. Perry   SANFORD, FL – WKMG-TV News 6 reported that on January 4, Seminole County officials broke ground on an expansion for the County’s Five Points Operations Complex. The building expansion bears the name of former Sanford judge and Florida Supreme Court Justice James E.C. Perry. Perry is an […]
January 3, 2022

SAU Return to Campus Protocols


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) cares about its faculty, staff and students, therefore, your safety is our priority. Please read this return to campus updates to ensure you experience a smooth transition back to SAU. We remain vigilant about protecting the health and safety of our campus community. Therefore, the University requires all residential and commuter […]
December 17, 2021

Saint Augustine’s University Alumnus Recognized for Design Displayed on Salisbury Street


Adam Williams is a Raleigh, NC-based graphic artist with a broad creative background. As a 2001 graduate from Saint Augustine’s College, he pursued his goal to work full time with his business “Azhea Entertainment, LLC” while working for WRAL & NBC. On December 10, Adam for a design that is now on display on Salisbury […]