Tag Archives: Valley City State University

Valley City State University Campus Successes – March

VCSU online bachelor’s program ranked 7th in nation in affordability: College Choice has ranked VCSU No. 7 in the nation in its list of “2015 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Bachelor’s Degrees.” The rankings were based on total cost, number of online degrees offered and regional accreditation status. Music students selected for national band: Three… Read More »

Dahlberg named VCSU interim president

Dr. Dahlberg named VCSU interim president Margaret Dahlberg, Ph.D., vice president for academic affairs at Valley City State University, has been appointed VCSU interim president by the SBHE. Dahlberg will begin serving as interim president on July 1, 2014, succeeding current VCSU president Steven W. Shirley, who has been appointed president of Minot State University.… Read More »

NDUS names Valley City State University presidential search committee

The North Dakota University System (NDUS) named the members of a Presidential Search Committee to identify candidates for the position of president of Valley City State University (VCSU), Valley City, N.D. Dr. Steven W. Shirley, current VCSU president, will be taking over as Minot State University president in July 2014. The Committee is chaired by… Read More »

VCSU sets spring semester student enrollment records

VCSU has set spring-semester student-enrollment records with a headcount of 1,341 students and a full-time equivalent (FTE) of 956. Since 2009, VCSU’s spring headcount numbers have grown from 959 to 1,341, a 40 percent increase. Similarly, FTE over the same period has increased from 767 to 956, a 25 percent increase.  VCSU students Amelia Brown… Read More »

VCSU Foundation Receives Largest Gift in University History

The VCSU Foundation has received a $2.5 million gift—the largest in VCSU history—from the estate of Leonard and Marjorie (Dreis) Wright of Mukilteo, Wash. Marjorie Wright attended VCSU and taught school in North Dakota and Alaska before joining her husband’s business, Badger Construction, which prospered with work on Alaska oil pipeline construction projects. VCSU’s online… Read More »