Bushnell In-Person Commencement May 8; Buhler to Receive Honorary Doctorate

Bushnell University’s Board of Trustees will confer 113 undergraduate, 43 graduate degrees, and will award an honorary doctoral degree to a long-time church and community leader during two special in-person commencement ceremonies on Sat., May 8, 2021, outdoors on the Quad located on W. 11th Avenue between Alder and Kincaid streets. Due to COVID-19 protocols,…

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Bushnell University Announces Accelerated Bachelors Degree in Nursing

Bushnell University will accept applications in June for its new Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN) degree program for students who have earned a bachelor’s degree in another academic discipline from a regionally accredited four-year college or university. Bushnell’s Accelerated BSN is a 12-month, on campus pre-licensure nursing degree program that will begin January…

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University Will Open New Front Door

After nearly 30 years as neighbors, the Phoenix Inn and Bushnell University have announced they will conclude a land lease agreement that will give the University a new front door to its 125-year-old campus where the hotel is located at Franklin Boulevard and Alder Street. “The Phoenix Inn has been a good friend and partner…

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Bushnell University Freezes Tuition for 2021-22

In concert with the Board of Trustees, Bushnell University has made a very important decision. Tuition for the 2021-22 academic year will be frozen at the 2020-2021 rate for all students. For more than 125 years, Bushnell has done its very best to provide an affordable private education to students. Bushnell currently holds the lowest…

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Bushnell University Virtual Winter Commencement is Dec. 11

Bushnell University’s Winter Commencement will be on Friday, Dec. 11, 2020 at 6pm via YouTube Premier. Graduates who have successfully met the requirements for a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or who are receiving graduate certificates and their families will watch a welcome message and blessing from cabinet members, as well as a message from President…

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Bushnell School of Music Presents Shine On

Bushnell University School of Music and Performing Arts is producing Shine On, a five day celebration of music videos that will be featured from November 20 to 24, online through a link at bushnell.edu for viewing through Facebook and Instagram. “The goal is for each song to tell a story on how light fills the…

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Ogden Wakes Up On Today Show

Imagine waking up to see yourself and your sister on national television!  Camille Ogden, Bushnell University’s Director of Annual Giving, had that happen Thursday morning, Oct. 8, 2020. Today Show hosts Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager showed the nation a mobile phone video of Camille and her sister and best friend, Deidra, reuniting since…

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Bushnell Embraces The City With Care

More than 300 Bushnell University students, staff, and faculty took time from classes on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020, to Embrace The Community (ETC) through volunteer work that supported 15 local non-profit organizations. “Every Fall, ETC Day begins the service component of Bushnell’s commitment to deliver higher education based on wisdom, faith, and service that is…

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First Bushnell Student Tests Positive for COVID-19

EUGENE, Ore. —- (Oct. 8, 2020)— A Bushnell University student who lives off campus has tested positive for COVID-19 and has been in quarantine since Sept. 29, 2020, after informing University officials that they were exposed to a person who later reported testing positive for the virus. The student’s positive COVID-19 test was confirmed on…

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Bushnell University Leads Nation in Phillips Scholars

Bushnell University has joined Texas Christian University (TCU) with more students than any other college or university in the nation related to the Christian Church (Disciple of Christ) to receive the prestigious Phillips University Legacy Scholarship and Leadership Development. Bushnell University and TCU each have five students receiving the scholarship this academic school year that…

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