In 1914 the doors of Villa Maria Hall opened. Immaculata University is celebrating this momentous occasion with a birthday party on Sunday, September 14, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP online at www.100villamaria.eventbrite.com.
Upperclassmen at Immaculata University now have a new place to call home. Opening for the Fall semester is the newly-constructed West Campus Housing complex, an apartment-style residence located on the west side of campus near the athletic fields. This construction project is part of a series of apartment units that will be built to accommodate the expanding student population.
The entire Immaculata University class of 2018 is participating in a community service project for the First-year Experience (FYE) program on Saturday, August 23. Nine local Catholic grade schools located within the City of Philadelphia will be the beneficiaries of this all-day volunteer project that has been at the crux of Immaculata's Welcome Weekend and the FYE.
Two Immaculata University students, Amanda Boselli '17 and Destiny Justice '16, are the recipients of the 2014-2015 UPS Scholarship provided by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP). The UPS Scholarship, worth $2,400 a year per institution, is given to a full-time undergraduate student to provide opportunities for students and disadvantaged populations and communities.
Within one year, the Immaculata University championship Mighty Macs' teams will have been recognized by three prestigious organizations for their contributions to the game of basketball. Most recently, the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame (WBHOF) in Knoxville, TN announced its 2015 Hall of Fame inductees.