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Spring Career Fairs

Monday, January 10, 2022

Woman talking to a student at a career fairThis spring semester, Career Services will host several career fairs, bringing hundreds of employers to campus who are interested in hiring for internships or permanent positions. Encourage your student to attend the ones that apply to them. Even for underclassmen, it's a great way to build their network of contacts and practice professional skills.

There are two fairs on campus and two that are virtual.

  • Summer Camp Fair – Jan. 24-Feb. 4 (Mon.-Fri.) – 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Upper SSC 
  • Virtual Nursing Career Fair – Wed., Feb. 9 – 2:30-5 p.m.  
  • Spring Career Fair – Wed., Feb. 23 – 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the Doden Field House 
  • Virtual Education Career Fair – Wed., March 16 – 6-8 p.m. 

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Important Spring Semester Dates

Thursday, January 6, 2022

Daffodils in front of Founders HallAs your student prepares to return for spring semester, we wanted to let you know of important dates coming up this semester. 


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News You Need! End of Semester, Lil Sibs Weekend

Monday, December 6, 2021

upcoming eventsParents, please note these important dates:

Final Exams/End of First Semester

Final exams for fall semester are this Tuesday, December 7, through Friday, December 10. Please be praying for our students as they prepare for and take their finals. Residence halls will close for Christmas break on Saturday, December 11, at 5 p.m. Make sure your student has secured a ride home or to the airport. Residence halls will open again at 8 a.m. on Sunday, January 9. Classes resume for spring semester Tuesday, January 11.

Li'l Sibs Weekend

Does your student have younger siblings at home? Save the date — February 18-20 — for Lil Sibs Weekend! There will be a full array of fun activities planned. Please note that this year siblings will not be able to stay in the residence halls.

For more information and to register, visit the Lil Sibs Weekend website.


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Livestream the Annual Christmas Concert

Friday, December 3, 2021

Christmas community celebration concertAs a reminder, our annual Christmas concert is this Sunday, December 5! Each holiday season, Cedarville University presents a special Christmas celebration concert as our gift to the local community and our campus family. We’d like to extend this gift to you, wherever you are.

With hundreds of our students involved, you'll enjoy the sights and sounds of Cedarville’s choral and instrumental ensembles along with special performances by our esteemed music faculty. You’ll get a taste of the talent God has blessed Cedarville with, but more importantly, you’ll experience our heart — Jesus! It’s a musical celebration of our Savior’s birth, and it’s our gift to you this Christmas.

Plan to join us this Sunday, December 5, at 6 p.m. EST for this special event. Simply visit the Christmas Celebration livestream site, sit back, and celebrate the season with Cedarville University.

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Student Business Sparks Gospel Conversations

Monday, November 22, 2021

Male students showing t-shirts and hat from Proclaim the NameWe'd like to pass along information from another student-run business from the Integrated Business Core that is using their company to reach the lost.

Proclaim the Name: Pursuit is one of this years’ IBC groups. They are based on the Parable of the Lost Sheep in Matthew 18:12-14. The imagery on their hats, pins, and shirts are meant to spark Gospel conversations with those who see them. The company is offering a Black Friday deal and a bundle that would make a great Christmas gift! Read the full post to find out more about the products and how to purchase them.

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Student Business Focuses on Unreached People Groups

Friday, November 12, 2021

Journal and mugWe'd like to pass along information from a student-run business from the Integrated Business Core that is using their company to shed light on an important issue: unreached people groups.

Encompass by Proclaim the Name is a Cedarville student-run company that is part of the Integrated Business Core (IBC). Their company was founded on Matthew 9:38: “Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.”  

Their goal as a company is to remind others to pray for unreached regions of the world, like Southeast Asia and Northern Africa. In these areas, most inhabitants have not heard the Gospel or may not have the Bible translated into their language.

Read today's post to learn more about Encompass and how you can join them in praying for the lost.

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Shop for Gifts for Your Yellow Jacket

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Yellow Jacket apparel  sale

If you're looking for Christmas gifts for your Yellow Jacket, Cedarville University Athletics is holding a one-week online Team Shop. You'll find athletic-branded tees, quarter-zips, hoodies, and more. 

Don't wait — the shop closes November 8.

Start shopping now!

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Be a Part of History!

Friday, September 24, 2021

Be Part of History in the Making - State of the University Address - Join via Livestream 10 a.m., Friday, October 1, 2021.


On Friday, October 1, at 10 a.m., we invite you to watch a historic announcement during the Cedarville University State of the University address. Access the chapel livestream via the University website, Facebook Live, YouTube Live, or the CU Chapel+ app. Don’t miss this opportunity to witness history in the making!

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COVID-19 Operating Plan and Late Fees/Interest on Past Due Accounts

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Cedarville University's sign

As we look forward with excitement to beginning a new academic year soon, we have posted our 2021-22 COVID-19 Operating Plan that will guide us. You'll find protocols for the year, FAQs, and helpful contact information. Please review the plan with your student prior to coming to campus

We're also announcing a return to our regular, pre-COVID policy for late fees and interest charges on past due accounts, but with a reduced interest rate. Please contact the Cashiers office if you have questions or concerns about paying your student's bill.


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Paying Your Student’s Bill and Returning to Campus Information

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Cedarville University's signRead today's post for helpful reminders on paying your student's bill and preparing to return to campus.

Please encourage your student to check email regularly for updates from Cedarville.

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Celebrating Transformed Lives at Commencement

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Group of male and female graduates walking on sidewalkThis past weekend, Cedarville University celebrated the graduation of 892 new alumni, including those earning both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

More than just a number, these 892 students represent lives that were transformed by their time at Cedarville. Students who grew closer in their walk with the Lord from intentional mentoring, daily chapels, and biblical integration in their coursework. Students who were challenged by rigorous academics and prepared to succeed in their chosen field.

For those of you with graduating seniors, congratulations on this achievement! Like you, we can't believe how fast these last four years have gone! We will be praying with you as your son or daughter follows God's call in the next phase of their life. 

Read today's post to hear what some of our graduates have to say about their 1,000 days at Cedarville.

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Introducing a New Worship Video From Cedarville

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Cedarville University’s Resonance Gold worship team has just released a new worship video, Whole Heart, and we want you to be among the first to experience it! This powerful song will encourage you as you surrender your whole heart to your Savior.

View today's post to watch it now!

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Research and Scholarship Symposium

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Did you know that Cedarville holds a Research and Scholarship Symposium each year that features student work? The symposium celebrates the gifts of our talented students and encourages meaningful scholarly research. And, because of its online format this year, you can experience it from home and get a taste of the great work our students are doing. Here is just a sampling of some of the interesting projects you'll find: Voice-Activated Bionic Hand Geology and Mapping of Apollo Lunar...
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Announcing Plans to Return to Normal Operations for the Fall

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Yesterday in chapel, Dr. White announced plans for Cedarville to return to normal operations, including the traditional fall schedule, for 2021-2022. Fall classes are set to begin on August 18. The University’s annual Getting Started move-in weekend is slated for August 13-15.

Read more details and watch a video shown in chapel as part of the announcement in today's post

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Join Us for Our Good Friday Experience

Thursday, April 1, 2021

As a reminder, we have two very special events planned for Good Friday, April 2, and we invite you to join us either online or in person, as we pause to reflect on the great sacrifice that Jesus made to pay for our sins and redeem mankind.

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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 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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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 it

In 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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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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