Year in Review
The 2016-2017 Year in Review report covers the period from July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2017. It contains highlights, glimpses into the myriad happenings and pursuits in the life of Creighton University, and financial and other figures that tell our story as well. Throughout, Emily Dickinson’s “‘Hope’ is the Thing with Feathers” provides a backdrop that speaks to Creighton’s hope-filled future.
- 18 projects received a combined $1 million in seed funding through Creighton Global Initiative
- Approximately 1800 graduates from 48 states and 27 countries
- 1 student named 2017 Goldwater Scholar; One student Fulbright award winner
- According to U.S. News & World Report: No. 1 Midwest Regional University 14 years in a row; a top 25 university for internship opportunities, Best Online Graduate Education Programs (No. 61): MS in Educational Leadership and MS in School Counseling and Preventive Mental Health and Best Online MBA Programs (No. 47)
- Tree Campus USA designation for nine consecutive years from the Arbor Day foundation; 1000 trees of 100 different species on campus
- 34% of undergraduate students participate in research; 200 scholarly research presentations by undergraduate students
- More than 350 students participated in fall and spring service and justice trips
2015-2016: Year in Review Full Report
Creighton University’s 2015-2016 Year in Review takes a look back at the past academic year (July 1, 2015, to June 30, 2016). The piece, titled “I Say More,” borrows from the inaugural theme of Creighton President the Rev. Daniel S. Hendrickson, SJ, and showcases some of the outstanding work being done by Creighton faculty, staff and students. Read the full report.