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Help Us Locate Internship and Job Opportunities for Students

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Career Services works hard to fulfill its mission of "Connecting Students With Employers and Employers With students," but they could also use your help!

Parents are some of our best resources when it comes to locating internships or career positions for students. If you are aware of internship opportunities or job openings within your workplace or community, please contact Career Services at career@cedarville.edu or 937-766-7869. 


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New M.S.N.+M.B.A. Prepares Nurses for Executive Leadership

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Earlier this week we announced an exciting partnership between the School of Nursing and School of Business Administration to offer a new M.S.N.+M.B.A. dual degree. This unique program will prepare nurses for high-level administrative and executive roles in healthcare. By adding just nine M.B.A. courses to the M.S.N. leadership focus area, students can earn two highly respected and valuable degrees. If you are a nurse who would like to expand your career, visit our M.S.N.+M.B.A. website for...
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Announcing New Placement Rates

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

You’ve heard us talk a lot about the quality of a Cedarville education. We're excited to share new information that affirms the results of our efforts and the caliber of our students and alumni. In a recent survey of our 2020 graduates, we found that an amazing 96.9% of the graduating class was either employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation, even in the middle of a global pandemic! And, our average for the last three years is 97.9% (2018 – 98.3%, 2019 – 98.5%, 2020 – 96.9%...
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Graduation Registration and Ordering Regalia

Thursday, February 11, 2021

To parents of the class of 2021, It's hard to believe, but your student's time at Cedarville is nearing its end!  Last week your student was sent an email alerting them that they needed to register for graduation and order their regalia for commencement by February 19. All members of the class of 2021 should complete the Graduation Registration, even if they do not plan to walk in commencement.  Please help us by reminding your student to complete this important step.   P.S. If...
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Important Scholarship Information

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Grad cap with scholarship on itIn today's post, we’d like to pass along helpful information about scholarships from Trixie Dobney, Cedarville’s Assistant Director of Donor Relations and Scholarships. You'll be reminded of important steps your student must complete before being eligible for donor-funded scholarships and see the timeline for when scholarship decisions and announcements are made. The donor relations office wants to help your student get as much scholarship assistance as possible.


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Celebrating Highlights of the Past Year

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

  As we begin a new semester, it's a great time to reflect on God's goodness to Cedarville University in 2020. In case you missed it, we'd like to share the 2020 Highlights of the Year video and report with you. While this year certainly didn't go as we expected and we faced numerous challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, God has been, and always will be, faithful. Throughout the report, you'll notice a common thread: God has richly blessed Cedarville University. And everything we...
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Spring Caring Well. Staying Well. Operating Plan Published

Friday, January 8, 2021

    Happy New Year! We hope you are having a restful and refreshing break and have been able to take time to reflect on the birth of our Savior and the great hope we have in Him. We are excited to welcome our students back to campus for spring semester soon, and we look forward with excitement to all that the Lord will accomplish at Cedarville in the coming months. To prepare for the new semester, we have updated our Caring Well. Staying Well. COVID-19 Operating Plan based on data and...
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End-of-Year Tax Information

Monday, December 28, 2020

Cedarville University, like all colleges and universities, is required to provide a 1098-T tuition form to all students by January 31. We will email the 1098-T to your student by this date. If you, as a parent, would like to receive this form, your student must grant you parental access through CedarNet first. After you have been granted access, we will email you a copy of your student’s 1098-T form by January 31. Please verify that we have an updated email for you to prevent delays in your...
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Changes to Quarantine Policy

Thursday, December 10, 2020

Following recent guidance from the CDC and after careful review of our own COVID-19 tracking data from fall semester, we have adjusted our quarantine policy. The following changes are effective immediately for employees and in-season athletes and will guide our protocols for all students starting with spring semester: We will require students to quarantine only if they have been identified as a close contact with someone who has had a positive COVID-19 test. Quarantined...
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Christmas Ideas for Your Yellow Jacket (and a Discount Code for YOU!)

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

If you're looking for Christmas ideas for your Yellow Jacket, check out the online University Bookstore! You'll find a wide variety of gift ideas, from Cedarville-branded apparel to room decor, insulated mugs, and key rings. It's a great way to celebrate your Yellow Jacket and show your Cedarville spirit this Christmas season. We think you'll find something for the whole family! As a gift to you, use code PARENTCHRISTMAS2020 now through December 18 to receive 15% off a single logo item. Start...
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Thanks for Giving on #GivingTuesday

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Thank you to all who contributed last week for #GivingTuesday! The generosity of our parents helped unlock at extra $10K challenge gift from the Parent Leadership Council. Your support means so much and helps make Cedarville more affordable for students with financial need.In total, 523 individuals gave $558,207 on #GivingTuesday. We are so grateful to God for our generous donors!
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Enjoy This Year's Jacket Jaunt

Thursday, September 10, 2020

This year's Getting Started looked a little different, but we still were able to welcome more than 1,000 new Yellow Jackets into the Cedarville family! In today's post, you can watch the Jacket Jaunt video to see what it was like as we officially welcomed these new students home. You might even find someone you know!

Please be praying for these new students as they continue to adjust to college life, especially under unusual circumstances this year.

 


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Visiting Campus This Fall

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Even though we have had to cancel all large group events this fall due to COVID concerns  — like Homecoming and Parents Weekend and Grandparents Day — we wanted to remind you that you and your family are still welcome to visit your student throughout the semester. We should be getting some beautiful fall weather soon; it's a great time to visit Cedarville!  We ask that if you visit, you please follow the protocols in our Caring Well. Staying Well. COVID-19 Operating Plan.
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Caring Well. Staying Well. Guide to Be Released Next Week

Friday, July 17, 2020

  Thank you for your patience as we finalize and prepare to communicate our comprehensive plan for operating under COVID-19 restrictions this fall. Using Philippians 2:3-4 as our guide, the Caring Well. Staying Well. operations plan will balance providing a vibrant residential experience for our students with maintaining a healthy work and study environment for the entire campus community. We are carefully reviewing and making final edits to our plan in light of this week's remarks from...
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Fall Events, Chick-fil-A Exchange Meals, and Fac/Staff Sessions

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

  The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him. (Psalm 28:7) This week's updates include: Protecting our campus community and the impact on fall campus events Using meal exchanges at Chick-fil-A Getting Started information for new students Quick guide to important return-to-campus contacts First look at the annual faculty and staff sessions New video...
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New Student IDs, Dean's List, and Christian Liberty and Loving Others

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

  The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever. (Isaiah 40:8) This week's updates include: Preparing for fall semester How to submit an ID card photo for new students The latest video of our three new campus buildings Changes for the Bookstore and Post Office Updating the Dean's List for spring semester Balancing our Christian liberty with love for others Read this week’s updates now.
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Cedarville University Prepares for Return to Campus in August

Friday, May 15, 2020

Cedarville University is preparing to welcome residential graduate and undergraduate students back to campus as scheduled August 14-16, 2020. With broad engagement across the institution, the President’s Cabinet (made up of the division vice presidents and the athletic director) is carefully reviewing every area of the University’s operations to ensure protocols are in place to protect the health and safety of students, faculty, and staff when we return, Lord willing, in just three short months....
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Spring Magazine: Business for the Glory of God

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

We've recently released the spring issue of Cedarville Magazine — Business for the Glory of God, and we wanted to make sure you as parents had the opportunity to see it, especially if your student is studying business at Cedarville. This issue spotlights the School of Business Administration (SBA). Since 1959, the SBA has taught and mentored students into a view of business that emphasizes excellence, stewardship, leadership, and Kingdom influence. The Magazine was sent to the printer before...
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Update: Counting Your Student in the U.S. Census

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

We’ve received additional questions about the 2020 Census and how students should be counted, so we want to make sure you have updated information. As you complete your Census, please keep the following in mind: If your student is a full-time residential student, Cedarville University will report him or her for the Census on a "Group Quarters Operation" form that our Registrar is required to complete. You do not need to include your student when completing your Census, even though they are...
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We Have Added Move-Out Slots for This Week

Saturday, March 21, 2020

We have increased the number of move out slots starting tomorrow (Sunday, March 22) through Thursday. If your student had hoped to move out this week but found no availability, please encourage them to check again. In addition, for those who are currently impacted by state or military travel restrictions and are concerned that you will not be able to come to campus by May 2, please communicate your circumstances with the Residence Life office in the weeks ahead, and we will seek to accommodate...
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