September 12, 2016
$50M Campaign for AU
The Campaign for Africa University—a four-year effort to raise $50 million for endowment and capital projects—was unveiled to the public on September 12. The announcement of the public phase of the campaign was made in Cleveland, OH. More than $26.2 million has already been raised in cash and pledges. Gift designations include scholarships, professorships, and new residence halls.
october 14, 2016
New Academic Structure
The Africa University Board of Directors approved a new academic structure and ten new degree programs at its October 2016 meeting, giving its blessing to an ambitious plan for academic restructuring and growth.The board’s actions follow the successful re-accreditation of Africa University in April by the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE).