The $30 million Campus Center on North Broadway, a mix of new construction and renovation of the previous student center, bridges the residential and academic sides of Transylvania.
2014 Transylvania graduates Ryan Anderson and Will Harvey were on two different paths with one goal — to make it in the music business. After Anderson founded his folk-rock band Bendigo Fletcher, Harvey helped find him shows to play and pitched the group to influential people in the industry. They quickly built a fan base — and eventually landed a deal with Elektra Records.
Applications are now open for rising high school seniors to be part of Transylvania University’s Class of 2026.
On this day, 241 years ago, the Virginia State Legislature chartered the first institution of higher learning west of the Allegheny Mountains — what is today known as Transylvania University.
A poem by Transylvania professor Maurice Manning has been published in the latest issue of the New Yorker magazine.