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Shorter University Taps Richard Hendricks to Lead Athletic Program

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard Hendricks to serve as the University’s Director of Athletics. He will begin his duties on July 1. An experienced business owner, strength and conditioning specialist, and football coach, …

Congratulations to Students Named to Spring Semester Dean’s List

Rome, Ga. — Shorter University has announced students named to the dean’s list during the spring semester of 2020. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for …

Two Recent Rankings Highlight Excellence of Academic Programs

Shorter’s Online Human Services Program was named “Best Christian University” in a ranking by Intelligent. More than 100 colleges were considered, and Shorter’s program was recognized as the best for a Christian University with an overall score of 94.9 out …

Congratulations to the Class of 2020!

Shorter University celebrates the Class of 2020. The following students have completed their degree requirements at Shorter during the 2019-2020 academic year. The University is planning a rescheduled Commencement ceremony for Friday, August 7, at 10 a.m. in the Winthrop King-Centre.  …

Piano Major Annalysa Cagasan Wins Prestigious Scholarship

Rome, Ga. — Annalysa Cagasan, a Piano Performance and Pedagogy major at Shorter University, has been selected to receive the Floride Smith Dean Piano Scholarship from the Georgia Federation of Music Clubs. This prestigious $2,000 award is a part of …

This Giving Tuesday, Shorter to Focus on Helping Students Move #ForwardWithHope

Scholarships are one of the most tangible ways we can help our students move #ForwardWithHope. The more than 98% of our students who receive financial aid are 100% grateful for the support of donors. On May 5, Shorter University will participate …