News & Events


Cheyney to Head to The Lincoln University for the September 1 "BATTLE OF THE FIRST"

Monday, August 22, 2016

Cheyney and Lincoln will go head-to-head in a September 1 season football opener at The Lincoln University. Kickoff is at 7 pm.

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Cheyney University Honors Football Seniors at Halftime

Sunday, November 1, 2015 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

Cheyney University acknowledged its seniors during halftime at Saturday's football game against West Chester University as the eight wolves made their final home appearance at O'Shields-Stevenson Stadium.

EVENT CANCELLED: Cheyney University Soulful Sounds to perform in Soul Spring Jam on April 27

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

EVENT CANCELLED: The 2012 American Conference Champion Philadelphia Soul, presented by Parx Casino, announce the inaugural “Spring Band Jam” set for Saturday, April 27 at the Wells Fargo Center immediately following the Soul game.

Soulful Sound Marching Band Marches in Staten Island's "People Parade"

Monday, September 17, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

The Cheyney University "Soulful Sound" Marching Band was featured in The Sixth annual African American Black Heritage Day Parade in Staten Island, NY this weekend.

August 26 Athletic Department 2012-13 Pre-Season Dinner Features Alum Ernie Bono

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 | Public Relations and Constituent Services

The CU Athletic Department will kick-off the year with a dinner in Ada Georges Dining Hall on August 26. Guest speaker is Ernie Bono, CU class of '70. Tickets are available for $ 10 at

Cheyney Grad Johnson to Lead Cheerleading Squad

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Imani Johnson, a 2009 graduate of Cheyney University has been named Cheerleading Coach. The former Miss Cheyney University for the 2008-2009 academic year was a two-sport athlete, competing on the tennis team and as a member of the Cheerleading squad.

Cheerleading Tryouts Scheduled

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Cheerleading try-outs are scheduled to begin promptly at 6:30 pm ending at 9:00 pm Thursday, August 25, 2011 in Cope Hall Gymnasium.

Chey Lays Featured in Black Sports The Magazine

Monday, May 2, 2011

The Cheyney University Cheerleaders were featured in Black Sports The Magazine.

Cheerleading Tryouts

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Cheerleading try-outs are scheduled to begin promptly at 6:00 pm ending at 8:00 pm Monday, April 18-Thursday, April 21, 2011. This is a four day try-out. All hopefuls must wear royal blue shorts, white shirt, white athletic shoes and white socks. Those trying out must also come, “Game-Day Ready” meaning hair done and in full make-up. Please bring your Cheyney spirit, best attitudes and enthusiasm.

2010-11 Chey Lays

Sunday, December 12, 2010

The Chey Lays at the Battle of the Firsts....the Basketball Edition.