Immaculata University is pleased to announce that incoming freshman Lexie Diaz of Millersville, PA, has been given a Presidential Scholarship, a full-tuition scholarship worth $30,700 per year, to attend Immaculata. The Presidential Scholarship, which provides full tuition benefits to recipients, is awarded to a select number of students with a record of academic excellence. Students are evaluated on the basis of GPA (students must maintain a 3.25 GPA), class rigor, standardized test scores, class rank, and recommendations. There are five recipients of the Presidential Scholarship this year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Immaculata University is pleased to announce that alumna Janet Garrity '78, CFA, CTP, of Havertown, PA was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees for Immaculata University. Garrity's three-year term began July 1, 2014.