News from the Aurora University community

Aurora University announces fall 2016 Dean’s List

Aurora University congratulates the more than 1,000 undergraduate students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2016 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.

Schingoethe Center of Aurora University named as a Smithsonian Affiliate

03200AURORA, Ill. — The Smithsonian Institution has granted the Schingoethe Center of Aurora University affiliate status, making possible new opportunities for collaborative exhibits, artifact loans, research and educational programs. Smithsonian Affiliations is an outreach program comprising more than 200 organizations across the country that work together to preserve the nation’s heritage, expand knowledge and inspire learning. Affiliates […]

AU students provide clothes and toys for area children

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For more than a decade students from Aurora University have teamed up with the local Salvation Army to help provide a more merry Christmas for some of Aurora’s most needy children.

AU accounting students win Illinois CPA Society award

Three Aurora University accounting majors are among 25 college students statewide to receive the Mary T. Washington Wylie Award from the Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS).

Pilgrimage strengthens student’s religious faith and desire to serve

On the way to World Youth Day: Andy Misquez (first row, right) stops with fellow pilgrims in Wadowice, Poland, hometown of Pope John Paul II.

For senior Andy Misquez, attending World Youth Day (WYD) earlier this year in Krakow, Poland, was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.