News from the Aurora University community

Tornado drill scheduled for October 22

02000We will be conducting a tornado drill at the Aurora main campus, Orchard Center, and Woodstock Center on Tuesday, October 22, at 1:30 p.m. to help prepare students, faculty, and staff for how to respond in the event of severe weather/tornado emergencies. Please take time to review the Emergency Response Guides found in each building […]

Former Aurora University president Alan J. Stone dies

00200 Alan J. Stone, DMin, president of Aurora University from 1978–1988, died in Arizona several days ago. He died after a battle with pancreatic cancer following a brief period under hospice care in Arizona, where he lived in retirement with his wife, Jonieta. Aurora College became Aurora University under Stone’s leadership. He guided expansion of […]

Spartan baseball scores new home field

00000 Aurora University and the Fox Valley Park District have reached an agreement that will provide a new home field for Spartan baseball. The field is located approximately 4 miles west of campus in the park district’s impressive Stuart Sports Complex. The existing field will include a synthetic turf infield and will be used exclusively […]

Center for Student Success: The hub for academic, vocational, and career planning

Students are experiencing AU’s commitment to their success this fall with the launch of the Center for Student Success. The mission for the center is to prepare students for meaningful and successful careers and lives through academic advising, vocational exploration, and career development.

Authentically AU: A back-to-school letter from Dr. Sherrick

President Sherrick shares an update on summer activities at AU and what you can expect in the coming year.