September 22, 2021

SAU Signs Articulation Agreement with Grand Valley State University’s HBCU Pipeline Program


RALEIGH, NC – Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) signed an articulation agreement with Grand Valley State University (GVSU) to provide its students opportunities to earn master’s degrees in advanced computing or engineering fields in as little as five years. This is GVSU’s second agreement with a Historically Black College/University. Representatives from SAU and GVSU met September […]
September 20, 2021

Veterans Health Administration Appoints SAU Board Member to National Diversity & Inclusion Board


WASHINGTON, DC — The Veterans Health Administration as of August 19th, appointed Mr. Gregorio E.O. Kishketon to join the inaugural National Diversity & Inclusion Board. The board, which was established in May 2021, will focus on several initiatives such as obtaining timely Health Information governance (HIG), staff-specific feedback on the state of diversity, equity and […]
September 20, 2021

SAU Partners with Morgan Stanley to Conduct Stock Market Challenge


The SAU Stock Market Challenge is a virtual competition run by the SAU School of Business, Management & Technology. It is an eight-week challenge that is accessible to SAU students, faculty, staff and administrators. The challenge provides students with the opportunity to invest in financial securities using virtual money and learn many aspects of investments […]
September 14, 2021

Dr. Kelcy Walker Pope and Three Public Health Majors Participate in the Duke Cancer Institute Office of Health Equity Community Health Ambassador Training Program


The School of Sciences, Mathematics & Allied Health would like to recognize Dr. Kelcy Walker Pope and three of her Public Health majors, Ms. Noemi Garo Carbajal, Ms. Malique Webb, and Mr. Levit Bain, for their participation in the Duke Cancer Institute Office of Health Equity Community Health Ambassador Training Program. The Community Health Ambassador (CHA) Training was designed to build […]
September 14, 2021

SAU Reports Highest Freshmen Enrollment in 10 Years


Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) is pleased to report that they have had the highest freshmen student enrollment (459) in ten years (461 in 2011). This is a 15% increase since last year (399).   In 2020, SAU saw a 5.3% increase in total headcount (1081) from 2019 (1027) and in 2021 there has been close […]
September 1, 2021

SAU Announces New Board of Trustee Members


RALEIGH – Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) is pleased to announce new Board of Trustee members: Mr. Gregorio E.O. Kishketon and alumna Mrs. Magdalene Johnson Obaji, ’81. The university community is excited to have them join us in reimagining SAU and ensuring the fulfillment of its mission to sustain a learning community in which students can […]
August 30, 2021

National Park Service Awards SAU $499K Grant


RALEIGH – Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) was awarded $499,379 from the Historically Black Colleges and Universities grant program, funded by the Historic Preservation Fund, and administered by the National Park Service (NPS), Department of Interior to preserve the historic SAU Hermitage Hall.   The funding is a part of the $9.7 million in grants announced by […]
August 24, 2021

Saint Augustine’s University Appoints Veronica Creech as the Inaugural Vice President of Economic Development and External Engagement


Raleigh, NC — The President of Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) Dr. Christine Johnson McPhail is pleased to announce that Veronica Creech will be joining the President’s Office as the institution’s inaugural Vice President of Economic Development and External Engagement. Ms. Creech comes to the University after leading the Office of Economic Development & Innovation at […]
August 16, 2021

SAU Joins Five Institutions to Sign with CLC’s New CORE81 Licensing Platform


RALEIGH, NC – In the first seven months since launching its CORE81 licensing platform CLC, the nation’s leading collegiate trademark licensing agency, Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) has been included among the five institutions that have signed on to use the new system to help advance their licensing goals. Cottey College, Huntington University, Johnson C. Smith University […]
August 16, 2021

Updated COVID-19 Plans for the Fall


Dear Saint Augustine’s University Family, The success of our pandemic response this past academic year relied on a number of approaches for combating Covid-19— regular testing, social distancing and de-densification, enhanced cleaning, controlled facilities access, restrictions on visitors and events, hand sanitizing stations, temperature taking measures, and the expectations outlined in the Saint Augustine’s University […]