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25 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Run to Fight Children's Cancer Hits Half-Million-Dollar Milestone

When the army of children wearing gold cancer-fighting superhero capes crossed the finish line at Grand Canyon University Foundation's Run to Fight...


11 Apr, 2017, 15:00 ET Nicole Powell Named GCU Women's Basketball Head Coach

Grand Canyon University Vice President of Athletics Mike Vaught announced the hiring of Nicole Powell as head coach of the women's basketball team...


11 Apr, 2017, 10:00 ET Students Inspiring Students: Grand Canyon University To Award 100 Inner-City High School Students Full-Tuition Scholarships On April 19

In a groundbreaking program designed to raise academic achievement at Arizona schools, Grand Canyon University will award 100 inner-city high...


09 Apr, 2017, 17:54 ET Grand Canyon University To Introduce New Women's Basketball Coach At Press Conference Tuesday, April 11

Grand Canyon University will be adding another high-profile local hero to its basketball coaching ranks as the school introduces its new women's...


13 Mar, 2017, 11:30 ET Higher Learning Commission Reaffirms Grand Canyon University Accreditation

Grand Canyon University's accreditation has been reaffirmed by the Higher Learning Commission after a comprehensive review of the institution's...


15 Feb, 2017, 14:30 ET Grand Canyon University Debuts Major Commercial Hub

On the bustling northeast corner of 27th Avenue and Camelback Road, Grand Canyon University is turning an area plagued by crime and blight into a...


13 Feb, 2017, 17:24 ET Major Milestone: Grand Canyon University, Habitat for Humanity surpass 100 renovated homes as part of Canyon Corridor Project

Appropriately timed with the Serve the City project last Saturday, Grand Canyon University and Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona have reached a...


03 Nov, 2016, 09:00 ET Grand Canyon University Extends Tuition Freeze For Ninth Consecutive Year

As the cost of attending college continues to rise across the country, Grand Canyon University announced today that it is freezing tuition on its...


31 Aug, 2016, 12:00 ET Grand Canyon University Breaks Attendance Record With Opening Of New Soccer Stadium

The soccer scene in Arizona just got a lot more electric with the opening of a new soccer stadium at Grand Canyon University. The largest crowd...


31 Aug, 2016, 12:00 ET Grand Canyon University rompe récord de asistencia con la inauguración de nuevo estadio de fútbol soccer

El panorama del fútbol soccer en Arizona se acaba de volver más emocionante con la inauguración de un nuevo estadio de soccer en...


22 Aug, 2016, 11:30 ET Driving Student Success: Grand Canyon University Opens Fall Semester With New Programs, Business Ventures

 Grand Canyon University is kicking off the 2016-17 school year by fostering in its growing student body an entrepreneurial spirit that has...


21 Jul, 2016, 12:00 ET Grand Canyon University Seminary Elected As Associate Member Of Association Of Theological Schools

Grand Canyon Theological Seminary, set to open in August, has been elected as an associate member of the Association of Theological Schools in the...


01 Jun, 2016, 10:00 ET Grand Canyon University Launching Seminary In Fall Of 2016

Grand Canyon University will launch a Theological Seminary in the fall of 2016 that incorporates all of its graduate theology programs and prepares...


03 May, 2016, 12:00 ET Students Inspiring Students: 100 Inner-City High School Seniors Receiving Full-Tuition Scholarships As Part Of Grand Canyon University's K-12 Initiative

 One hundred students from inner-city high schools in the Phoenix area will receive full-tuition scholarships this week as part of a...


19 Feb, 2016, 11:00 ET Grand Canyon University Adds Six New Members To Hall of Fame

 One of the world's leading practitioners in digital messaging, the founder of a national insurance marketing firm and a former Alhambra Union...


02 Feb, 2016, 12:49 ET Grand Canyon University and ACTRA Announce Education Partnership

 Grand Canyon University has teamed up with the Arizona Cyber Threat Response Alliance (ACTRA) in a partnership that further enhances the...


06 Jan, 2016, 11:00 ET Grand Canyon University Golf Course Grand Opening Set For January 6

An exciting new era in Phoenix golf begins in January when Grand Canyon University Golf Course, previously Maryvale Golf Course, opens to the...


05 Oct, 2015, 10:00 ET Grand Canyon University, MercyMe's Bart Millard Unveil Recording Studio To Develop Emerging Christian Music Talent

Grammy-nominated artist Bart Millard and Grand Canyon University unveiled a new state-of-the-art recording studio on the GCU campus that will serve...


29 Sep, 2015, 07:00 ET Grand Canyon University Freezes Tuition For Eighth Straight Year

 Grand Canyon University, one of the nation's premier Christian universities, is freezing tuition on its west Phoenix campus for the eighth...


12 Feb, 2015, 11:00 ET Former Phoenix Sun, Vail Superintendent Among New GCU Hall Of Famers

 Members of the 2015 Hall of Fame class at Grand Canyon University include a former Phoenix Suns player, the longtime superintendent of Vail...


04 Feb, 2015, 15:30 ET Grand Canyon University Freezes Tuition For Seventh Straight Year

Grand Canyon University has announced that tuition for the 2015-16 school year will remain the same on its west Phoenix campus – the...


04 Dec, 2014, 09:00 ET Grand Canyon University Announces STEM Scholars Program During White House Event

Grand Canyon University President Brian Mueller today joins President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden at a national...


24 Oct, 2014, 12:00 ET Grand Canyon University Enters Agreement To Redesign And Manage Maryvale Golf Course

Grand Canyon University has entered into a 30-year operating agreement with the city of Phoenix to redesign and manage Maryvale Golf Course. As...


15 Oct, 2014, 13:18 ET Grand Canyon University Names Mike Vaught Vice President Of Athletics

Grand Canyon University has named Mike Vaught the new Vice President of Athletics as the school continues its transition to the Division I level of...


25 Sep, 2014, 17:35 ET Grand Canyon University Names College Of Business After Sports Icon Jerry Colangelo

 Jerry Colangelo, one of the most influential business and community icons in the country, will share that expertise with the next generation...