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Goofy Comes to Campus

September 20, 2021 — The magical arrival of a certain Disney voice actor had Asbury University exclaiming “Gawrsh!” On Sept. 9, Bill Farmer, the voice of Goofy, visited campus and spoke to students and faculty about the inspiring path that led to his voice acting career and his incorporation of faith into the world of animation.

Asbury University Will Premiere Original Film at the Lyric Theatre

September 15, 2021 — The award-winning Asbury University Media Communication department will host a red-carpet event premiering its film Damaged Goods on Friday, Oct. 1, at 7:30 p.m. at the historic Lyric Theatre in Lexington, KY. The female-led movie is co- directed by Hollywood veteran Nancy Stafford (Matlock, Magnum P.I., Who’s the Boss?) and Asbury alumna Katie Oostman ‘15, and written by Doug Smart.

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Asbury Hosts First Home NCAA Doubleheader

September 10, 2021 — Asbury University is hosting a men’s and women’s soccer double-header on Saturday, Sept. 11, with the men’s team hosting Cedarville University (NCAA Division II) at 5 p.m. and the women’s battling Kentucky Wesleyan (NCAA Division II) at 7 p.m.

Asbury University to Match Tuition from Lexington Christian Academy

September 9, 2021 — Asbury University will offer enrolling students from Lexington Christian Academy (LCA) the same tuition as they pay for their high school education. Beginning with the May 2021 class, LCA graduates who choose Asbury for their college journey, a renewable tuition-match for the same rate as the current LCA twelfth grade tuition is now available.

Composing in the Wilderness

August 30, 2021 — Worship Arts Professor Dr. Daniel Pinkston’s summer in Alaska for Composing in the Wilderness offers a glimpse — or a listen — into what Asbury faculty and staff accomplish outside of the classroom when students are on break.

Welcome Weekend: A New Beginning for Fall 2021

August 12, 2021 — Asbury University’s campus once again buzzes with activity for its annual Welcome Weekend! New students are arriving at Asbury and becoming submersed in an encouraging and supportive environment as they transition into their college journey.

COVID-19 Announcement to Asbury Community

August 6, 2021 — Over the next ten days, we look forward to welcoming new and returning students and are proactively preparing for Fall 2021 to begin. We remain vigilant in our continual review of plans to “Return to Regular” in light of rising COVID-19 positivity rates, many of which are identified as the highly transmissible Delta variant.

Fall 2021 Return to Regular Announcement

July 12, 2021 — Asbury University will “Return to Regular” for our 2021-22 on-campus operations. Returning to regular includes guidelines and procedures that reflect current recommendations from the CDC, state government and health department officials, as well as our COVID-19 PREP Team.