Ties to the past, eyes to the future


The year was 1912 and the Aurora College faculty welcomed 65 students through the main doors of Eckhart Hall for the first time. In the decades that have followed, doors to more academic buildings and residence halls have opened for thousands of students on the Aurora campus.

Aurora University announces spring 2015 Dean’s List

Aurora University congratulates the more than 900 undergraduate students who earned Dean’s List honors for the spring 2015 semester. The Dean’s List recognizes students who have earned a 3.6 GPA or higher. Students recognized with high honors have earned a perfect 4.0.

Technology course gives teachers and students innovative ways to learn

Technology for Teachers Course

The evolution of technology is changing the way professors and students teach and learn at AU. EDU 2300 Technology for Teachers is an innovative course focused on training teachers to use technology in the classroom to teach content, engage students in learning and measure student understanding.

Marketing students gain real-world experience through national competition

AU students attended the EdVenture Partners American Petroleum Institute Marketing Case Competition in San Francisco, California at the end of May.

A team of Aurora University American Marketing Association (AMA) students presented in the competition finals of the EdVenture Partners American Petroleum Institute Marketing Case Competition held in San Francisco, California.

Arin Carter named new director of John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School at Aurora University

Aurora University announced today that Arin Carter has been named the director of the John C. Dunham STEM Partnership School. In this role, she will build on the successes of the school’s inaugural year and grow its groundbreaking teaching, curriculum and partnership model.