Athletic Hall of Fame

The William Penn University Athletic Hall of Fame was initiated for the purpose of recognizing former athletes by virtue of their outstanding athletic achievements and contributions they have made to their profession and to the life of the University. List of Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees.

Nominations can be sent to the WPU Advancement Office, 201 Trueblood Avenue, Oskaloosa IA 52577, called in to 641-673-1047, or emailed to These nominations will be permanently on file. Finalists are selected by committee.

Memorial Hall of Fame Display

Athletic Hall of Fame DisplayDuring Homecoming 2006, a Hall of Fame room at the entrance of the Penn gymnasium was dedicated. This is a prominent located of honor that provides high visibility to fans and alumni.

The area is located on the wall between the gymnasium and the outside doors. A walnut plaque for each member of the Hall of Fame, with an etching of the athlete's likeness and accomplishments, has been mounted on the wall. Fundraising efforts netted donations from Sigma Phi Sigma, the Penn Booster Club, the Alumni Association, and some of the Athletic Hall of Fame members.

If you would like to contribute to this memorial, send your donation to Hall of Fame, WPU Advancement Office, 201 Trueblood Avenue, Oskaloosa IA 52577, call us 641-673-1047, or email us at