News from the Aurora University community

Remembering Joe Dunham: teacher, minister, and friend

Joe Dunham

24000 Beloved Aurora University professor emeritus Joe Dunham, 80, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Born March 17, 1939, Dunham was born and raised in Missouri. He attended Southwest Baptist College, Oklahoma Baptist University, Oklahoma University, and Northwestern University. Dunham began his career at Aurora College in 1964, instantly standing […]

AU Campus Tornado Drill

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00000 We will be conducting a tornado drill at the Aurora main campus, Orchard Center, and STEM School on Thursday, April 18, at 10:30 a.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 […]

Nursing rated top profession in honesty, ethical standards in 2018


Nursing was rated highest for honesty and ethics for the 17th consecutive year in an annual Gallup poll.

AU Emergency Response Update

In the aftermath of the workplace shooting tragedy that occurred at the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora on 15 February 2019, we are conducting a thorough review of the university’s response to the incident.

Aurora University announces fall 2018 Dean’s List

Aurora University congratulates the more than 1,200 undergraduate students who earned Dean’s List honors for the fall 2018 semester.