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William Penn University Announces New Graduate Degree Offering

October 7, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University has received approval from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) to add a second graduate study to their offerings. Beginning in January 2020, William Penn University will offer a degree in Master of Arts in Sport Management. “A career in sport is challenging and rewarding as the industry is continually […]

October is World Food Prize Month at William Penn University

October 1, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University’s Health & Life Sciences Division welcomes all students, staff, faculty, and community members to attend the annual World Food Prize lecture on Wednesday, October 16, at 11:15 a.m. in the George Daily Auditorium. This year’s speaker is Bram Govaerts, the global Director Innovative Business Strategies with CIMMYT. About Bram […]

WPU to Host Jazz Academy for Students featuring New York City Jazz Artists

September 20, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University is hosting a Jazz Academy in October. The academy allows you to select from one of three days to attend on October 7, 8, or 9, 2019. Each day will begin at 8:30 a.m. and wrap up with a performance at the George Daily Auditorium at 6:30 p.m. Ray […]

WPU Hosts “How to Pay for College” Presentation with ICAN

September 13, 2019

OSKALOOSA, Iowa—William Penn University will be hosting a “How to Pay for College” presentation in partnership with ICAN – Iowa College Access Network on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be held on the 3rd Floor of the Penn Activity Center in the Ware Auditorium on the William Penn University Oskaloosa […]

First Leaders Speak Series Headlined by Author of William Penn Biography

September 12, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – Andrew Murphy, Author and current Professor of Political Science at Virginia Commonwealth University, will present “Four Mysteries about William Penn” on Thursday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus. The presentation will elaborate on the statesman himself from Murphy’s recent book, William […]

William Penn Author to Headline Fall President’s Convocation at WPU

September 10, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University staff, faculty and students will ring in the fall semester with the Fall Convocation on Thursday, September 12, at 11:15 a.m. at the George Daily Auditorium in Oskaloosa. Students, Faculty, and administration is excited to welcome author Andrew Murphy as the Convocation speaker. Murphy is a well-established author who […]

William Penn University Boasts Record New Student Enrollment for Fall 2019

September 6, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) – William Penn University boasts record new student enrollment for the fall of 2019. The private, liberal arts University in Oskaloosa, Iowa has seen an increase of 9.2% of previous new student enrollment record. The enrollment for new students hits an all-time high of 487. “We are excited to represent 45 states and […]

Women’s Wrestling Joins List of WPU Sports

August 19, 2019

Oskaloosa–William Penn Athletics Director Nik Rule is excited to announce the addition of women’s wrestling to the list of intercollegiate sports the University offers. The sport will begin competition in the 2020-2021 school year. It is the sixth sport to be added recently, joining men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s volleyball, and men’s and women’s shotgun […]

William Penn University to Host Applied Technology Day STEM Camp from June 17-21

May 23, 2019

(OSKALOOSA, Iowa) — William Penn University will host an Applied Technology Day STEM Camp, June 17–21 at the Musco Technology Center (MTC) on the Oskaloosa campus. The all-day camp is for students entering grades 2–5. The cost is $60 per child. Students will have a unique opportunity for hands-on learning with to work hands-on with […]