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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 …

The Chimes Receives 1st Place in National Competition

For the second year in a row, the team responsible for producing Shorter’s literary magazine, The Chimes, has won a first prize for a national award. The publication won first place in the American Scholastic Press Association’s annual competition. “The staff …

Shorter Announces Recipients of Competitive Scholarships

Rome, Ga. – Shorter University has announced recipients of competitive scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. Please note: Only those students who returned a news release form to the Public Relations office are included in this release. Fort Payne, Ala., …