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News & Events

News & Events

Our faculty, staff, and students make headlines every day, both on and off campus.

If you have a tip for coverage of SCU in the news that we may have missed, please contact the Media Relations team.

    Recent Headlines

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    Santa Clara Celebrates Campus Sustainability Week and Top Rankings for Sustainability

    SCU has lots to celebrate, including top rankings for sustainability, as Campus Sustainability Week begins.

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    SCU Grads Top the Charts for Post-Graduation Salaries

    SCU alumni are in the top 1 percent of all bachelor-degree programs nationwide, earning a median $66,800 early in their careers, and $139,100 within 10 years, according to data company PayScale.

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    New “Early Decision ll” Admission Option Coming Soon

    A new early-decision admission option will be available soon for students who know that SCU is their top choice and are ready to commit.

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    U.S. News & World Report Ranks Santa Clara University No. 1 in the Western Region

    Small classes, high peer ratings, and strong graduation rates helped make SCU No. 1 in the western region in U.S. News & World Report

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    Ethics in Tech: A New Resource

    New tools from the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics aim to help technology companies embed ethical considerations into their workflow and promote the development of ethical products and services.

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    Engineering School Dean Alfonso Ortega Announces Decision to Return to Villanova University

    Search for new dean to commence soon, following Dean Ortega's decision to return to his prior post.