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The U.S. Army Ordnance School recently selected Excelsior College, one of Military Times’ Best Colleges of 2018, to provide associate degree pathways to soldiers based on military training. The partnership is part of the Army University Continuing Education Degree Program (CEDP), which matches Army schools with civilian colleges. Excelsior was one of a select few …

Female Graduate

Alumni giving was up last fiscal year, spurred in large part by the growth of the Pay It Forward campaign. The campaign asks new graduates to contribute to the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships for students with financial need and helps ensure they stay enrolled and earn their degrees. When graduates make a …

Students can apply for loan forgiveness and start over again, or seek to transfer credits they have earned to another school with a generous credit transfer policy Excelsior College is reaching out to thousands of former Argosy University students, reminding them they have options following the sudden closure of the institution amid a federal student …

Woman with back turned in winter, suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder

Symptoms and Common Treatments for SAD

Some of you might be feeling like your sunny dispositions have taken a vacation, and you may be right. How you feel may depend on where you live, and a few other factors. You may be experiencing Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). According to the Mayo Clinic, the symptoms of …

Question Marks

With new members of the alumni leadership council

JONATHAN GREEN ’09, ’12 Q: You’re an experienced hospital administrator. What would you say is the most important quality employers should look for when they hire for any position? A: I think personality is the most important element to consider when interviewing for any position. Of course, …

Clock as a checkbox

Time management tips and tricks to reach your goal

People are consumed and busy with so many things, from kids, work, and personal responsibilities to military life, school, and more. It is honestly hard to juggle it all. As student success coaches, we talk to students daily about how to manage their time effectively to …

Excelsior College president, James N. Baldwin, JD, EdD

On July 14, Excelsior College held its annual Commencement in Albany, New York. The ceremony, in the Empire State Plaza Convention Center, located a stone’s throw from the state capitol, was attended by staff, faculty, local dignitaries, and more than 400 graduates from throughout the nation and the world, accompanied and cheered on by family …