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McMurry University, 10-28-2020


McMurry University Announces Community Commitment Scholarship

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 — Today McMurry University is announcing the Community Commitment scholarship, which will offer at minimum half tuition for new undergraduates whose families have chosen careers in service. Students do not have to financially qualify, and ...

McMurry University Announces Alumni Association Awards

Monday, September 28, 2020 — McMurry University, through the Alumni Association Board of Directors, annually presents the Distinguished Alumni Award and the Young Alumni Achievement Award. The Distinguished Alumni Award, established by the Alumni Association in 1971, honors ...

McMurry University Named to U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges Guide for the 25th Consecutive Year

Monday, September 14, 2020 — McMurry University is proud to be recognized as a top-ranked institution for the 25th consecutive year by U.S. News and World Report Best College Guide. McMurry was ranked 13th in the first tier of top ranked institution in the Western Region of ...

McMurry University Announces Fall 2020 Enrollment

Friday, September 11, 2020 — (Abilene, TX – September 11, 2020) With students returning to campus and classes in late August, McMurry University remains optimistic with only a slight enrollment decrease. Total student enrollment for the Fall 2020 semester is at ...

McMurry University Expanding STEM Degrees Receives US Department of Education Grant

Tuesday, September 08, 2020 — (Abilene, TX – September 8, 2020)  McMurry University is pleased to announce it has been awarded a Title V Grant from the US Department of Education for $600,000 per year for the next five years assuming the learning objectives ...

McMurry University Receives $261,888 Student Support Services (SSS) Grant to Support Student Success

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 — (Abilene, TX - August 18, 2020) McMurry University received notification from the Department of Education that the University has been awarded a Student Support Services (SSS) Grant. The SSS program is one of eight Federal TRIO Programs (TRIO) ...

McMurry University Board of Trustees Passes Resolution Eliminating Homecoming Activity

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 —   McMurry University announced today the unanimous approval of a Board of Trustees resolution eliminating Tipi Village as a homecoming activity. Recently, the University began to examine Tipi Village and how the ...

A Message of Solidarity Against Racism and Injustice

Wednesday, June 03, 2020 — June 1 was set aside for a national day of prayer to remember the 100,000 plus lives lost to COVID-19 in the United States. At the same time, all across the United States we grapple with the harsh reality that racism continues to threaten and ...

McMurry University Announces New Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 — McMurry University has named Matthew J. Draud, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs and Dean of the faculty. In his role, he will serve as the advisor to the president in matters relating to curriculum and instruction, faculty selection ...

McMurry University Returns To Face-to-Face Classes

Thursday, April 30, 2020 — McMurry University in Abilene, TX, will begin a five-phase plan returning to face-to-face, limited classroom instruction for May and summer terms beginning May 11. University is finalizing a safety plan to implement social distancing in ...