Shenandoah University has received national recognition as a college of distinction for its individualized and engaging education and its student success and satisfaction.
Shenandoah earned recognition for its many student-centered programs, including first-year seminars; programs in service-learning and diversity and global learning; interdisciplinary programs; collaborative assignments and projects; capstone projects; and study abroad programs and internships.
Silvia was born in a village of 200 people nestled among the mountains of Honduras. She traveled thousands of miles — sleeping in the desert, crawling through cacti, and experiencing life inside a detention center and maximum security prison — to finally become a graduate physician assistant student at Shenandoah University.
"When I was accepted to Shenandoah, I couldn’t believe it. Five years ago I was thinking about this moment, and now I’m here. It means everything to me. It was the best decision.”
Roman is the first African-American to play Evan Hansen, the title role in the Tony-winning Broadway smash “Dear Evan Hansen!” He first performed the role on December 12, 2018.
"I’ve received endless amounts of messages from people of color, both young and old, telling me how much it means to them that I’m playing the role. This opportunity is, in every essence of the phrase, a dream come true.”
Ashley is a big sports fan, and basketball has always been a big part of her life. Her goal is to become an occupational therapist to make a difference in the lives of others.
“This year, the women's basketball team was the 8th seed heading into the ODAC tournament — the lowest seed to ever win the ODAC championship! We made school and ODAC history~ I am so happy I was a part of this.”
In-Person Commencement Celebrations for the Class of 2020
Dear members of the Shenandoah University community,
On Sunday, we did something we’ve dreamed of doing since May — celebrated our recent graduates with an in-person University Commencement ceremony — two ceremonies, in fact!
Yes, the ceremonies ... Continue Reading The Commencement Ceremonies You Made…
University Nominated for Best College Esports Team for *gameHERs Awards
The Shenandoah University esports team has been recognized for its inclusion and promotion of female, marginalized and non-binary gamers.
*gameHERs, an inclusive community for gamers who are women, non-binary individuals, and marginalized genders of ... Continue Reading Shenandoah Recognized for Inclusive Gaming…
Thrive Guides and Their Mentees Discuss Resources, Opportunities and Academics
A new mentor support system this semester is helping Shenandoah University students thrive as they navigate the college experience.
Thrive Guides is a Student Support Services initiative run by Marshell Edney, university student services specialist. ... Continue Reading New Mentor Program Helps Students…