January 22, 2021

The SAUCPD Notified of Compliance with the USDOJ Safe Policing for Safe Communities Memorandum from the North Carolina Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (NCLEAP)


The Saint Augustine’s University Campus Police and Public Safety Department received a Notification of Compliance with the United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) Safe Policing for Safe Communities Memorandum from the North Carolina Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (NCLEAP) dated January 21, 2021. The Compliance Memorandum signifies we have satisfied the requirements of Presidential Executive Order […]
January 19, 2021

SAU and Other HBCUs Receive Federal Debt Relief


RALEIGH, N.C. — Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) and many other HBCUs are entering the new year with wonderful news. The federal government recently released a COVID-19-related relief bill to alleviate university debt. The huge spending bill passed by Congress last month includes a variety of COVID-19 relief measures and along with $20.2 billion earmarked for […]
January 13, 2021

Saint Augustine’s University Partners with Propel Center, a New Global HBCU Headquarters for Innovation


Propel Center will provide students and faculty with world-class skills and leadership development opportunities through virtual and in-person instruction   Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) is proud to announce its partnership with Propel Center, a new global campus headquartered in Atlanta that will support innovative learning and development for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) nationwide. Saint […]
January 12, 2021

SAU To Celebrate 154th Founders’ Day Convocation with Special Gift Announcement from a Descendant of One of the University’s Founders


Thursday, January 21, 2021 will mark the Saint Augustine’s University community’s 154th annual Founder’s Day Convocation with Attorney Joseph Blount Cheshire, V as the guest speaker. The event, which will air virtually on the university’s Facebook and YouTube pages, will also include a presentation of an endowment from the Cheshire family. “I am someone whose […]
January 12, 2021

Accounting Major, Briana Person, Becomes New Face for NABA’s Scholarship Program


The School of Business, Management, and Technology’s very own Briana Person, an Accounting major, has become the new face for NABA’s (National Association of Black Accountants, Inc.) Scholarship Program. As a recipient of a $5,000 PwC NABA HBCU Scholarship in 2020, Briana provided a video of her gratitude. Briana’s video is now being used to […]
January 11, 2021

The SAU Chapel Restoration Featured in the Disciple, the Diocese of North Carolina’s Magazine


The Saint Augustine’s Historic Chapel was featured by The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina in their magazine, The North Carolina Disciple to discuss their window restoration, the importance of the Chapel on SAU’s campus, and how our Chaplain, The Rev. Hershey Mallette Stephens, conducts services during COVID-19. Recently awarded a $18,686 United Thank Offering grant, the Chapel used […]
January 6, 2021

Members of SAU Faculty and Staff Recognized by Administration at Spring Professional Institute


On Wednesday, January 6, 2021, The Saint Augustine’s University community gathered virtually for their Faculty and Staff Professional Development Institute. While in attendance, Interim President Dr. Maria A. Lumpkin recognized faculty and staff members for their outstanding contributions during unprecedented times. They are the first recipients of the “Falcon Attitude” award presented by the Office of the President. This award […]
Student at computer January 6, 2021

Saint Augustine’s University Launches First Graduate Program in its 154-Year History


The Fully Online Master of Public Administration (MPA) Program will be One of the Most Affordable Advanced Degree Programs in the Region One year after being approved by SACSCOC to offer online programs, Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) has officially launched their first graduate program in its 154-year history. Starting this year, SAU will offer a […]
December 21, 2020

The Saint Augustine’s University’s Cycling Team Challenging the Status Quo


In May of this year, Saint Augustine’s University’s School of Business, Management and Technology launched the nation’s first cycling team founded at an HBCU. Since then the team has made progress in terms of equipment, events and team members. The Falcons will compete in USA Cycling’s Atlantic division, which includes powerhouses like Duke, NC State and […]
December 8, 2020

Saint Augustine’s University Becomes Community Center for Coding and Creativity, in Collaboration with Apple and Tennessee State University— SAU will help bring workforce development opportunities to students and the broader Triangle community


Raleigh, NC–Today, in celebration of Computer Science Education Week, Saint Augustine’s University (SAU) announced it will become a community center for Coding and Creativity as part of Apple’s Community Education Initiative and Tennessee State University’s HBCU C2 initiative designed to bring coding and creativity experiences to historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and their communities. […]