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Several Personal-Bests for Cross Country Men at PSAC Championships

Thursday, October 27, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Freshman Mamadou Dia led the Cheyney University men's Cross Country team Saturday morning at the eight kilometer PSAC Cross Country championships.

Mamadou Dia Paces Cheyney at DII/III Challenge

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Freshman Marmadou Dia set the pace for the Cheyney University Men's Cross Country squad during the eight kilometer race Saturday afternoon at the Kutstown DII/III Challenge. Dia clocked a time of 33:24.3 to create the new personal standard.

Wolves Football Falls to #9/13 IUP

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Cheyney University trailed #9/13 Indiana, (PA) 7- 0 after the first quarter, but the Crimson Hawks used a 27 point second quarter to put the game out of reach and went on to a 55-0 victory over the Wolves Saturday afternoon in a sun-soaked O'Shields-Stevenson Stadium.

CUNAA Fall 2015 Newsletter

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 | Alumni Relations

Cheyney University Women's Tennis Opens Spring Season

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Cheyney University women's tennis opened the spring season with two matches against Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference foe Millersville University

Cheyney University Women's Track and Field Squad Shines at the Ramapo College Indoor Select

Tuesday, February 2, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Junior Jada Phillips captured the crown in the women's shot put to lead the Cheyney University women's track and field squad Saturday afternoon at the Ramapo College Indoor Select held at New York City's Armory.

Women's Basketball Serving The Community

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Members of the Cheyney University women's basketball program traveled to Wilmington, Delaware to serve at Springer Middle School as part of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "Day of Service" on Monday, January 18, 2016.

Volleyball Season is Underway

Tuesday, September 8, 2015 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

The Lady Wolves volleyball season began in earnest today with a trip to North Carolina. Cheyney battled Shaw University and Coker College falling 3-0 in both matches.

Health Center Hours

Friday, September 27, 2013 | Health Services

The Health Center is open from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Beginning October 1st, physician services are available at the Cheyney University Health Center on the following days/times: Monday – 1:00 pm-6:00 pm Wednesday – 1:00 pm-6:00 pm Friday – 1:00 pm-6:00 pm The Health Center is located in the McKnight-Rodgers building. The telephone number is 610-399-2260. If you need emergency medical assistance please call Public Safety 610 399-2405.

Cheyney University Hosts Youth Day January 11th

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Cheyney University is hosting a Youth Day on Friday, January 11 as part of the annual PSAC “Take a Kid to a Game Day” from 10 am to 4 pm on the historic campus. The program is free for children in elementary and middle school and their families. The purpose is to involve the community in campus events.

2012 Homecoming Celebration - 175 Years

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

The 175th celebration of Cheyney University of Pennsylvania will hit a high point during Homecoming Weekend. From Wednesday through Sunday, Oct 17-21, many opportunities exist for past and current students to enjoy our beautiful campus, meet old friends and enjoy festivities.

Commencement Information for 2012 Graduates

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Congratulations, Prospective Graduate, family members and guests; and welcome to Cheyney University's Commencement Website! The 2012 Commencement Convocation will be held on the Cheyney University Quadrangle at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 12, 2012. All graduates are expected to participate in Commencement and must be in proper academic attire. Please arrive by 9:30 a.m. and report directly to Dudley Hall on the Quadrangle. A special events tent will be set up on the quadrangle to accommodate all of the commencement participants and guests; there will be no need to relocate activities due to inclement weather. Rehearsal for Commencement will be held in Dudley Hall at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2012

Weather Changes Community Day Plans

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

In anticipation of inclement weather on April 21, some of the Community Day at Cheyney University activities have been changed. As planned, the 4th annual Thornbury 5K/10K race organized by the Delaware Valley Lions Club will begin at 8 am this Saturday. Registration opens at 7:00 am in Cope Hall gymnasium. Parking is available in the Marcus Foster parking lot. This is an out and back race starting and ending at Cheyney University.

Simeone Carter Named PSAC Female Indoor Track Athlete of the Week

Friday, January 20, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

For the second consecutive week, Simone Carter has been named the PSAC Female Indoor Track Athlete of the Week.

An Important Message from Cheyney University President, Dr. Michelle Howard-Vital Concerning Hurricane Irene.

Friday, August 26, 2011 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

An Important Message from the Cheyney University President concerning Hurricane Irene. The campus community is encouraged to sign up for e-2 campus text messaging alert system and to call the Emergency Hotline for updates at 610-399-2198

2011 Band Camp Information August 15th

Monday, August 8, 2011 | Band

2011 Band Camp starts Monday, August 15, 2011. Here you will find pertinent information relative to this year's Fall Band Camp.

Cheyney University Football Car Wash Fundraiser - August 6th

Monday, July 25, 2011 | Men's Football

The Cheyney University Football team will be washing cars on August 6, 2011 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Walmart located on Route 322, Boothwyn, PA. All funds raised will support both the football team and 175th anniversary goals.

Stephens and Williams to Participate in Women Coaches Academy

Monday, June 20, 2011

Cheyney University Head Women's Basketball Coach, Marilyn Stephens and Assistant Women's Basketball Coach, Wanda Williams has been chosen to participate in the NCAA sponsored Women Coaches Academy in Atlanta, Georgia., on June 11-15, 2011.

Jude Heads to Harvard University

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Fourth year athletic director, China Jude was selected to participate in the Harvard University Management Leadership Education (MLE) Program in Cambridge, Massachusetts from June 19-July 1, 2011. The program teaches educators to master new approaches to leadership, develop and implement effective strategies, evaluate the impact of new initiatives and alliances, realign faculty and financial resources, and understand and overcome the challenges of organizational change.

Chey-Lays Donate Canned Goods

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 | Cheerleading

The cheerleaders, also known as the Chey-Lays, donated over 100 canned goods to the Family Management Center in Chester, PA.

Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) - Punt Pass & Kick Event - April 30th

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

The National Football League’s PUNT, PASS & KICK (PPK) program is a national skills competition for boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 15 to compete separately against their peers. Register in person or pre-register online at

Student Athletes Awards Reception - April 26th

Friday, April 22, 2011 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Student Athletes Awards Reception. Tuesday, April 26, 2011, Reception 6 -7 pm Carnegie Hall. Program 7 - pm Dudley Theatre/ Keynote Speaker - James "Coach Wash" Washington. Tickets $15.00 per person. Contact Mr. Eric Acolaste (610) 399-1734 or

Register Today for Cheyney University Summer Sports Camp Series

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Register Today for Cheyney University Summer Sports Camp Series. Sports include football, speed and agility, bowling, basketball, cheerleading and volleyball

CU At the Phillies - April 15th

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

CU At the Phillies - Citizens Bank Ball Park - Friday, April 15, 2011 at 7 p.m. Tickets On Sale Now $30.00* (Includes Bus Ride to the Game)

November 2010 Vital Communications E-Newsletter

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 | Public Relations and Constituent Services